Jayakrishna, Jayakṛṣṇa: 3 definitions


Jayakrishna 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 Jayakṛṣṇa can be transliterated into English as Jayakrsna or Jayakrishna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

[«previous next»] — Jayakrishna in Vyakarana glossary
Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण).—A famous grammarian of the Mauni family who lived in Varanasi in the seventeenth century. He wrote विभक्त्यर्थनिर्णय, स्फोटचन्द्रिका (vibhaktyarthanirṇaya, sphoṭacandrikā), a commentary on the Siddhantakaumudi called सुबोधिनी (subodhinī) and a commentary on the Madhya Kaumudi named विलास (vilāsa). He wrote a commentary on the Laghukaumudi also.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Jayakrishna in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Badarikāśramayātrāvidhi. NW. 106. 172.

2) Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण):—Bhaktiratnāvalī. Np. V, 104. Haribhaktisamāgama. Np. V, 104.

3) Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण):—Rūpadīpakapiṅgala. P. 17.

4) Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण):—son of Bālakṛṣṇa: Ajāmilopākhyāna. L. 810. Kṛṣṇastotra. L. 870. Govardhanadhṛtkṛṣṇacaritra. L. 812. Dhruvacarita. L. 869. Prahlādacarita. L. 870. Vāmanacitracarita. L. 1811.

5) Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण):—Vāmanacitracaritra. read L. 811.

6) Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण):—father of Haribhānu Śukla (Jātakālaṃkāraṭīkā).

7) Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण):—son of Padmanābha, grandson of Harinātha, pupil of Veṅkaṭakṛṣṇa: Mahāviṣṇor Mahāstutiḥ.

8) Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण):—younger brother of Mahādeva and Rāmakṛṣṇa. They were sons of Raghunātha, grandsons of Govardhana:
—[commentary] on the Vaidikaprakriyā of the Siddhāntakaumudī. Hz. Extr. p. 64.

9) Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण):—Ratnamālāstava. Hariprārthanāstava and Hariprāptiprārthanāstava. Harimaṅgalagīta.

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

Jayakṛṣṇa (जयकृष्ण):—[=jaya-kṛṣṇa] [from jaya] m. Name of various authors (also with bhaṭṭa, upādhyāya etc.),[Catalogue(s)]

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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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