Jagatipala, Jagatipāla: 7 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Jagatipala means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.

In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

[«previous next»] — Jagatipala in Theravada glossary
Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

King of Ceylon (1047-51 A.C.). He came from Ayojjha, and claimed descent from the race of Rama. Having slain Vikkamapandu he ruled in Rohana till he himself was slain by the Colas (Cv.lvi.13f).

He had a daughter named Lilavati, who later became the consort of Vijayabahu I. Cv.lix.23f.

context information

Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Jagatipala in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Jagatīpāla (जगतीपाल).—m.

(-laḥ) A king. E. jagatī, and pāla who protects.

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

Jagatīpāla (जगतीपाल).—m. a king, [Hitopadeśa] ii. [distich] 123. Dikpāla, i. e.

Jagatīpāla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jagatī and pāla (पाल).

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

Jagatīpāla (जगतीपाल).—[masculine] king.

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

Jagatīpāla (जगतीपाल):—[=jagatī-pāla] [from jagatī > jaga] m. ‘earth-protector’, a king, [Mahābhārata viii, 530; Hitopadeśa ii, 11, 8.]

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

Jagatīpāla (जगतीपाल):—[jagatī-pāla] (laḥ) 1. m. Idem.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Jagatīpāla (जगतीपाल):—(ja + pāla) m. Schützer der Erde, König [Mahābhārata 8, 530.] [Hitopadeśa II, 123.]

context information

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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