Grihajana, Gṛhajana, Griha-jana: 4 definitions

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Grihajana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Gṛhajana can be transliterated into English as Grhajana or Grihajana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gṛhajana (गृहजन).—family, members of a family, especially the wife; Mu.1.

Derivable forms: gṛhajanaḥ (गृहजनः).

Gṛhajana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms gṛha and jana (जन).

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

Gṛhajana (गृहजन).—[masculine] family.

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

Gṛhajana (गृहजन):—[=gṛha-jana] [from gṛha > gṛbh] m. the family, [Mudrārākṣasa i, 20/21.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Grihajana in German

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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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