Jalada, aka: Jala-da; 8 Definition(s)
Jalada means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Jalada (जलद):—One of the seven sons of Havya (lord of Śākadvīpa). His varṣa is also called the same: jaladavarṣa.Source: Google Books: Cultural History from the Vāyu Purāna
Jalada (जलद).—A mountain in Śāka island. The famous country known as Kumudottaravarṣa is near this mountain. (Mahābhārata Bhīṣma Parva, Chapter 11, Stanza 25).Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
1a) Jalada (जलद).—A son of Havya, after whom came Jaladavarṣa.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 14. 17-18; Vāyu-purāṇa 33. 16.
1b) An Ātreya gotrakara.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 197. 4.
1c) A son of Bhavya of Śākadvīpa.*
- * Viṣṇu-purāṇa II. 4. 60.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
Languages of India and abroad
jalada : (m.) a rain-cloud.Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
jalada (जलद).—a ( P The ja is both j & dz.) Quick, smart, active, fleet. 2 Rapid of operation, active--medicines &c.: inflammable or excitable--gunpowder, a temper.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
jalada (जलद).—a Quick, fleet, active, smart.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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.
(-daḥ-dā-daṃ) Giving or shedding water. m.
(-daḥ) 1. A cloud. 2. A fragrant grass, (Cyperus rotundus.) E. jala water, and da what gives. jalaṃ dadāti dā-ka .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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