Jagadishvara, Jagadīśvara: 9 definitions

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Jagadishvara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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 Jagadīśvara can be transliterated into English as Jagadisvara or Jagadishvara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)

[«previous next»] — Jagadishvara in Vaishnavism glossary
Source: Pure Bhakti: Brhad Bhagavatamrtam

Jagadīśvara (जगदीश्वर) refers to:—(or Jagadiśa) The Supreme Personality of Godhead; the Supreme Lord of the universe. (cf. Glossary page from Śrī Bṛhad-bhāgavatāmṛta).

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Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Jagadishvara in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

jagadīśvara (जगदीश्वर).—m A name of the Sup- reme Being.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Jagadishvara in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Jagadīśvara (जगदीश्वर).—m. a name of Śiva, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 53, 60.

Jagadīśvara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jagat and īśvara (ईश्वर).

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

Jagadīśvara (जगदीश्वर).—[masculine] the same, prince, king.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Jagadīśvara (जगदीश्वर) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Hāsyārṇava prahasana.

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

1) Jagadīśvara (जगदीश्वर):—[=jagad-īśvara] [from jagad > jaga] m. world-lord, [Mahābhārata i, 81 1; Prabodha-candrodaya v, 9]

2) [v.s. ...] Śiva, [Rāmāyaṇa iii, 53, 60]

3) [v.s. ...] Indra, [Mahābhārata i, 811]

4) [v.s. ...] a king, [Manu-smṛti vii, 23; Manvarthamuktāvalī, kullūka bhaṭṭa’s Commentary on manu-smṛti]

5) [v.s. ...] Name of the author of [Hāsyārṇava]

[Sanskrit to German]

Jagadishvara 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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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Jagadishvara in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Jagadīśvara (जगदीश्वर):—(nm) see [jagadīśa].

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