Dyumat: 4 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1b) A son of Svārociṣa Manu.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VIII. 1. 19.
1c) A son of Divodāsa and father of Alarka and others; (also known as Pratardana, Śatrujit, Vatsa, Ṛtadhvaja, and Kuvalayāśva).*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 17. 6.
1d) The minister of Śālva, hit Pradyumna with his gada, but killed by the latter.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 76. 26. 27; 77. 1-3.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Bright, brilliant; वितानानि द्युमन्ति च (vitānāni dyumanti ca) Bhāg. 1.81.3.
2) Clear, loud.
3) Strong, vigorous.
4) Calm, serene.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Dyumat (द्युमत्):—[=dyu-mat] [from dyu] mfn. bright, light, brilliant, splendid, excellent, [Ṛg-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] clear, loud, shrill, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda]
3) [v.s. ...] brisk, energetic, strong, [ib.]
4) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a son of Vasiṣṭha, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
5) [v.s. ...] of Divo-dāsa (= Pratardana), [ib.]
6) [v.s. ...] of Manu Svārociṣa, [ib.]
7) [v.s. ...] Name of a minister of Sālva, [ib.]
8) [v.s. ...] n. eye, [ib. iv, 25, 47]
9) [v.s. ...] ind. clearly, brightly, loudly, [Ṛg-veda]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dyumat (द्युमत्):—[(mān-matī-mat) a.] Bright.
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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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 1.74.9 < [Sukta 74]
Rig Veda 7.66.17 < [Sukta 66]
Rig Veda 6.48.7 < [Sukta 48]
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)