Janat, Jānat: 5 definitions

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Janat 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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Jānat (जानत्).—mfn. (-nan-nantī-nat) Knowing, understanding. E. jñā to know, aff. śatṛ.

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

1) Janat (जनत्):—[from jan] mfn. [present participle] √jan q.v.

2) [v.s. ...] ind. an exclamation used in ceremonies (like om, etc.), [Kauśika-sūtra]

3) Jānat (जानत्):—[from jānaka] mfn. pr. p. [Parasmaipada], √jñā q.v.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Jānat (जानत्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Jāṇaṃ.

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Janat in German

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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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