Jalashraya, Jalāśraya, Jala-ashraya: 8 definitions
Jalashraya means something in 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.
The Sanskrit term Jalāśraya can be transliterated into English as Jalasraya or Jalashraya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) a pond.
Derivable forms: jalāśrayaḥ (जलाश्रयः).
Jalāśraya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jala and āśraya (आश्रय).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-yaṃ) 1. A piece of water, a pond, a lake. 2. A waterhouse. E. jala and āśraya refuge, abode.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jalāśraya (जलाश्रय).—i. e. jala-āśraya, m. A pond, [Pañcatantra] 76, 6.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Jalāśraya (जलाश्रय):—[from jala] m. for śaya, a pond, [Pañcatantra i, 1 3, 0/1]
2) [v.s. ...] a water-house, [Horace H. Wilson]
3) [v.s. ...] a wolf, [Demetrius Galanos’s Lexiko: sanskritikes, anglikes, hellenikes]
4) Jalāśrayā (जलाश्रया):—[from jalāśraya > jala] f. a kind of crane, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) [v.s. ...] a kind of cane, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jalāśraya (जलाश्रय):—[jalā+śraya] (yaṃ) 1. n. Pond; water-house.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Jalāśraya (ಜಲಾಶ್ರಯ):—[noun] = ಜಲಾಶಯ [jalashaya].
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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