Janghatrana, Jaṅghātrāṇa, Jangha-trana: 4 definitions

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Janghatrana 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 dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

jaṅghātrāṇa (जंघात्राण).—n S Armour for the thigh or the leg, cuisse or greaves.

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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jaṅghātrāṇa (जङ्घात्राण).—an armour for the legs.

Derivable forms: jaṅghātrāṇam (जङ्घात्राणम्).

Jaṅghātrāṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jaṅghā and trāṇa (त्राण).

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

Jaṅghātrāṇa (जङ्घात्राण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Cuisses or greaves. E. jaṅghā the leg, and trāṇa what preserves. trāyate anena trai karaṇe lyuṭ . jaṅghāsannāhe .

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

Jaṅghātrāṇa (जङ्घात्राण):—[=jaṅghā-trāṇa] [from jaṅghā > jaṅgha] n. armour for the shanks, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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. 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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