Dhraj: 8 definitions


Dhraj means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dhraj (ध्रज्).—1 P. (dhrajati &c.) To go, move.

See also (synonyms): dhraṃj.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dhraj (ध्रज्).—[dhraja] r. 1st cl. (dhrajati) To go; also (i) dhrañji r. 1st cl. (dhraṃjati) To go or move. bhvā0 pa0 saka0 seṭ .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dhraj (ध्रज्).—and † dhrañj DhraÑJ, i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] To glide (as wind, birds, etc.), ved.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dhraj (ध्रज्).—dhrajati sweep, glide (of the wind, birds, etc.).

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Dhrāj (ध्राज्).—1. dhrājate = dhraj.

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Dhrāj (ध्राज्).—2. [feminine] [plural] the action or power of gliding.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Dhraj (ध्रज्):—dhrañj or dhrāj [class] 1. [Parasmaipada] ([Nighaṇṭuprakāśa ii, 14; Dhātupāṭha vii, 38, etc.]) dhrajati, [Ṛg-veda] (dhrañjati or dhṛñjati [grammar]; p. [Ātmanepada] dhrājamāna, [Maitrāyaṇī-saṃhitā]; [Aorist] [Potential] [Ātmanepada] dhrājiṣīya, [ib.]) to move, go, glide, fly, sweep on. (Cf. dhṛj and dhrij.)

2) Dhrāj (ध्राज्):—[from dhrañj] f. the power to glide or move, [Maitrāyaṇī-saṃhitā]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dhraj (ध्रज्):—dhrajati 1. a. To go. (i) dhrajati Idem.

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Dhraj in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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