Draupadeya: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Draupadeya (द्रौपदेय).—

1) A son of Draupadī; Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 1.6,18.

2) A son of Drupada; स हतो द्रौपदेयेन पाञ्चाल्येन शिखण्डिना (sa hato draupadeyena pāñcālyena śikhaṇḍinā) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 6.12.7.

Derivable forms: draupadeyaḥ (द्रौपदेयः).

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

Draupadeya (द्रौपदेय).—i. e. draupadi + eya, metronym. A son of Draupadī, Mahābhārata 1, 429.

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

Draupadeya (द्रौपदेय).—[masculine] a son of Draupadī.

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

Draupadeya (द्रौपदेय):—[from draupada] m. [plural] [metronymic] of the 5 sons of Draupadī (viz. of Prativindhya, son of Yudhi-ṣṭhira; of Suta-soma, son of Bhīma; of Śruta-kīrti or Śrutakarman, son of Arjuna; of Śatānīka, son of Nakula; and of Śruta-sena, son of Sahadeva), [Mahābhārata; Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa]

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