Dhvajapraharana, Dhvajapraharaṇa, Dhvaja-praharana: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dhvajapraharaṇa (ध्वजप्रहरण).—air, wind.

Derivable forms: dhvajapraharaṇaḥ (ध्वजप्रहरणः).

Dhvajapraharaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dhvaja and praharaṇa (प्रहरण).

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

Dhvajapraharaṇa (ध्वजप्रहरण).—m.

(-ṇaḥ) Air or wind. E. dhvaja a flag, and praharaṇa who seizes.

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

1) Dhvajapraharaṇa (ध्वजप्रहरण):—[=dhvaja-praharaṇa] [from dhvaja > dhvañj] m. ‘b°-striking’, air, wind, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of Vāyu, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Dhvajapraharaṇa (ध्वजप्रहरण):—[dhvaja-praharaṇa] (ṇaḥ) 1. m. Air or wind.

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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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