Iraja, Irāja, Ira-ja: 6 definitions


Iraja 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Irāja (इराज).—Name of Kāma or Cupid.

Derivable forms: irājaḥ (इराजः).

Irāja is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms irā and ja (ज).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Irāja (इराज).—m.

(-jaḥ) A name of Kandarpa the Hindu Cupid. E. irā water, and ja born.

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

1) Irāja (इराज):—[=irā-ja] [from irā] m. ‘born from water’, Name of Kāma, god of love.

2) Īraja (ईरज):—[=īra-ja] [from īra > īr] m. ‘wind-born’, Name of Hanumat.

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

Irāja (इराज):—[irā-ja] (jaḥ) 1. m. Kandarpa, Cupid.

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Iraja 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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