Dyumna: 9 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Dyumna (द्युम्न).—A son of Cākṣusa Manu.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IV. 13. 16.
1b) One of the ten branches of the Sukarmāna group of Devas.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 88; Vāyu-purāṇa 100. 92.
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) Splendour, glory, lustre.
2) Energy, strength, power.
3) Wealth, property; धृष्टत्वादत्यमर्षित्वाद् द्युम्नाद्युत्संभवादपि । धृष्टद्युम्नः कुमारोऽयं द्रुपदस्य भवत्विति (dhṛṣṭatvādatyamarṣitvād dyumnādyutsaṃbhavādapi | dhṛṣṭadyumnaḥ kumāro'yaṃ drupadasya bhavatviti) || Mahābhārata (Bombay) 1.167. 53.
5) Sacrificial offering or oblation.
Derivable forms: dyumnam (द्युम्नम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dyumna (द्युम्न).—i. e. 2. dyu + man (for mant) + a, n. 1. Splendour,
Dyumna (द्युम्न).—[neuter] splendour, glory; vigour, power; inspiration, enthusiasm; wealth, opulence.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Dyumna (द्युम्न):—[from dyu] n. splendour, glory, majesty, power, strength, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; ???; Mahābhārata i, 6406]
2) [v.s. ...] enthusiasm, inspiration, [Ṛg-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā]
3) [v.s. ...] wealth, possession (= dhana, [Naighaṇṭuka, commented on by Yāska ii, 10]), [Daśakumāra-carita]
4) [v.s. ...] food, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) [v.s. ...] Name of a Sāman, [Ārṣeya-brāhmaṇa]
6) [v.s. ...] m. Name of the author of [Ṛg-veda v, 53], of a Sāman, [Ārṣeya-brāhmaṇa]
7) [v.s. ...] Name of the author of [Ṛg-veda v, 53]
8) [v.s. ...] of a son of Manu and Naḍvalā, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dyumna (द्युम्न):—(mnaṃ) 1. n. Wealth, strength.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] the quality or state of being radiant; radiance; luminousness.
2) [noun] the quality or state of being strong; strength; vigour.
3) [noun] a great store of money, valuable possessions; riches; wealth.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Ends with (+1): Abhishtidyumna, Aindradyumna, Atidyumna, Bhuridyumna, Brihaddyumna, Brihadyumna, Devadyumna, Dharshtadyumna, Dhrishtadyumna, Indradyumna, Pashadyumna, Prabhavatipradyumna, Pradyumna, Ritadyumna, Shatadyumna, Sudyumna, Tuvidyumna, Tveshadyumna, Vibhutadyumna, Viradyumna.
Full-text (+45): Pradyumna, Dyumnoda, Dhrishtadyumna, Dyumnavardhana, Dyumnashravas, Dyumnahuti, Indradyumna, Dyumnasah, Tuvidyumna, Ritadyumna, Bhuridyumna, Abhishtidyumna, Pradyumnashikharapithashtaka, Pradyumnavijaya, Pradyumnashikhara, Pradyumnarahasya, Dyumnasati, Pradyumnapura, Dyumnavat, Dharshtadyumni.
Search found 8 books and stories containing Dyumna; (plurals include: Dyumnas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 5.23.1 < [Sukta 23]
Rig Veda 5.23.3 < [Sukta 23]
Rig Veda 1.121.8 < [Sukta 121]
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter 2 - The Origin of Men: the Birth of Daksha < [Book 1 - Harivamsa Parva]
Chapter 99 - The Celestial Architect Builds Dvaraka < [Book 2 - Vishnu Parva]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)