Jaramrityu, Jarāmṛtyu, Jara-mrityu: 3 definitions


Jaramrityu 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 Jarāmṛtyu can be transliterated into English as Jaramrtyu or Jaramrityu, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Jaramrityu in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Jarāmṛtyu (जरामृत्यु):—[=jarā-mṛtyu] [from jarā > jara] mfn. (-) dying from age, [Atharva-veda ii, xix]

2) [v.s. ...] m. sg. old age and death, [Muṇḍaka-upaniṣad i, 2, 7]

3) [v.s. ...] [dual number] idem [gana] kārta-kaujapādi.

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Jaramrityu 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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