Jalastha: 6 definitions


Jalastha 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.

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Jalastha (जलस्थ).—mfn.

(-syaḥ-sthā-sthaṃ) Being or abiding in water. E. jala, and stha who or what stays.

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

Jalastha (जलस्थ).—[adjective] being in water.

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

1) Jalastha (जलस्थ):—[=jala-stha] [from jala] mfn. standing or situated in water, [Rāmāyaṇa iv, 13, 10; Bhāgavata-purāṇa iii., 27, 12]

2) Jalasthā (जलस्था):—[=jala-sthā] [from jala-stha > jala] f. a kind of grass, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Jalastha (जलस्थ):—[jala-stha] (sthaḥ-sthā-sthaṃ) a. In the water.

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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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