Jalajantu, Jala-jantu: 7 definitions
Jalajantu means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
jalajantu (जलजंतु).—m (S) A marine, aquatic, or amphibious animal gen.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
jalajantu (जलजंतु).—m A marine, aquatic, or amphibious animal.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) a fish,
2) any aquatic animal.
Derivable forms: jalajantuḥ (जलजन्तुः).
Jalajantu is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jala and jantu (जन्तु).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ntuḥ) A fish, or any marine, aquatic, or amphibious animal. E. jala water, and jantu animal.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jalajantu (जलजन्तु).—m. an aquatic animal, [Hitopadeśa] i. [distich] 187.
Jalajantu is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jala and jantu (जन्तु).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jalajantu (जलजन्तु).—[masculine] aquatic animal.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Jalajantuka.
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