Jayashringa, Jayaśṛṅga, Jaya-shringa: 2 definitions


Jayashringa 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 Jayaśṛṅga can be transliterated into English as Jayasrnga or Jayashringa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jayaśṛṅga (जयशृङ्ग).—a horn blown to announce a victory.

Derivable forms: jayaśṛṅgam (जयशृङ्गम्).

Jayaśṛṅga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jaya and śṛṅga (शृङ्ग).

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

Jayaśṛṅga (जयशृङ्ग):—[=jaya-śṛṅga] [from jaya] n. a horn blown to proclaim victory, [Horace H. Wilson]

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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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