Jaleshaya, Jaleśaya: 8 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Jaleśaya can be transliterated into English as Jalesaya or Jaleshaya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jaleśaya (जलेशय).—

1) A fish.

2) Name of Viṣṇu; सप्तसामोपगीतं त्वां सप्तार्णवजलेशयम् (saptasāmopagītaṃ tvāṃ saptārṇavajaleśayam) Ṛ.1.21.

Derivable forms: jaleśayaḥ (जलेशयः).

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

Jaleśaya (जलेशय).—m.

(-yaḥ) A fish. E. jale in the seventh case, in water, and śaya who sleeps or abides, from śīṅ to sleep, affix ac aluk samā0 .

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

Jaleśaya (जलेशय).—i. e. jala + i-śī + a, I. adj. Living in water, Mahābhārata 1, 1365. Ii. m. Epithet of Viṣṇu, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 14348.

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

Jaleśaya (जलेशय).—[adjective] resting or living in water.

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

1) Jaleśaya (जलेशय):—[=jale-śaya] [from jale > jala] mfn. resting or abiding in water, [Mahābhārata i, 1365; Suśruta]

2) [v.s. ...] m. a fish, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [v.s. ...] = la-ś, [Harivaṃśa 14348]

4) [v.s. ...] (saptārṇava-), [Raghuvaṃśa x, 22.]

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

Jaleśaya (जलेशय):—[jale-śaya] (yaḥ) 1. m. A fish.

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