Jagatprabhu, Jagat-prabhu: 6 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) an epithet of Brahmā, Viṣṇu and Śiva.
2) an Arhat of the Jainas.
Derivable forms: jagatprabhuḥ (जगत्प्रभुः).
Jagatprabhu is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jagat and prabhu (प्रभु).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jagatprabhu (जगत्प्रभु).—m. the lord of the world.
Jagatprabhu is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jagat and prabhu (प्रभु).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jagatprabhu (जगत्प्रभु).—[masculine] = jagatpati.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Jagatprabhu (जगत्प्रभु):—[=jagat-prabhu] [from jagat > jaga] m. the lord of the world, [Prabodha-candrodaya i, 24]
2) [v.s. ...] Brahmā, [Mahābhārata iii, 15908]
3) [v.s. ...] Śiva
4) [v.s. ...] Viṣṇu, [Varāha-purāṇa clxix, 2]
5) [v.s. ...] Name of an Arhat of the Jainas, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
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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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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 33 - The Greatness of Keśavāditya (108 names of Sun-God, Bhāskara) < [Section 1 - Avantīkṣetra-māhātmya]