Gotraja, Gōtraja: 10 definitions
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gōtraja (गोत्रज).—a (S) pop. gōtrī a Related. gōtrapuruṣa or gōtrabandhu m (S) A kinsman: In law the terms are applied to kindred of the same general family; as opp. to bandhu or cognate kin.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
gōtraja (गोत्रज).—a Related.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
(-jaḥ-jā) A relation: in law, the term is nearly equivalent to the Gentile of Roman law, and is applied to kindred of the same general family, who are connected by offerings of food and water, and stands opposed to the Bandh'u or cognate kin, who do not partake in the offerings to the common ancestors: see bandhu. E. gotra as above, ja born. gotre samāne vaṃśe jāyate jana-ḍa .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gotraja (गोत्रज).—[gotra-ja], adj. Belonging to the same family, [Yājñavalkya, (ed. Stenzler.)] 2, 135.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gotraja (गोत्रज).—[adjective] born in the family, noble; [masculine] a relative.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gotraja (गोत्रज):—[=go-tra-ja] [from go-tra > go] mfn. born in the same family, relation (in law, nearly = ‘Gentile’ of Roman law, and applied to kindred of the same general family, who are connected by offerings of food and water; hence opposed to bandhu or cognate kindred not partaking in the offerings to common ancestors), [Yājñavalkya ii, 135; Bhāgavata-purāṇa iii, 7, 24; Kathāsaritsāgara vi, xxii, iic]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gotraja (गोत्रज):—[gotra-ja] (jaḥ) 1. m. A relation.
[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.
Gōtraja (ಗೋತ್ರಜ):—[noun] a man as related to another coming from the same lineage; one related (to another) by descent in a diverging line from a known common ancestor, as from one’s grandparent; a cognate, cousin, etc.
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)
Starts with: Gotrajakalatra.
Ends with: Aridagotraja, Atrigotraja, Bahigotraja, Bahugotraja, Daijagotraja, Svagotraja.
Full-text: Bahugotraja, Shankrita, Bahigotraja, Gotra.
Search found 7 books and stories containing Gotraja, Gōtraja, Gotra-ja; (plurals include: Gotrajas, Gōtrajas, jas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Jnaneshwari (Bhavartha Dipika) (by Ramchandra Keshav Bhagwat)
Verse 1.32-34 < [Chapter 1 - Arjuna’s Dolour]
Verse 1.31 < [Chapter 1 - Arjuna’s Dolour]
Verse 1.36 < [Chapter 1 - Arjuna’s Dolour]
Yajnavalkya-smriti (Vyavaharadhyaya)—Critical study (by Kalita Nabanita)
Chapter 5.6 - Laws Relating to Partition and Inheritance (dāyavibhāga) < [Chapter 5 - Vyavahārādhyāya and the Modern Indian Laws]
Reviews < [January-February 1931]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 5.60 < [Section VIII - Sapiṇḍa: relationship as bearing on ‘Impurity’]
Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) (by Somadeva)
Chapter XXIX < [Book VI - Madanamañcukā]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 39 - Different Families and Groups in Dharmāraṇya < [Section 2 - Dharmāraṇya-khaṇḍa]