Jayada, Jaya-da: 4 definitions
Jayada 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Jayada (जयद).—A son of Manasyu.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 121.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Jayada (जयद).—A height which is 1 1/2 of the breadth; Māna.35.22-26.
Derivable forms: jayadam (जयदम्).
Jayada is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jaya and da (द).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jayada (जयद).—[adjective] giving victory.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Jayada (जयद):—[=jaya-da] [from jaya] mfn. = -kṛt, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]
2) Jayadā (जयदा):—[=jaya-dā] [from jaya-da > jaya] f. Name of the tutelary deity of Vāmadeva’s family, [Brahma-purāṇa ii, 18, 12.]
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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