Jetavya, Jētavya: 8 definitions
Jetavya 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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
jētavya (जेतव्य).—a S (Possible, purposed, necessary &c.) to be conquered.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-vyaḥ-vyā-vyaṃ) To be conquered or overcome, to be surpassed or excelled. E. ji to conquer, tavya aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jetavya (जेतव्य).—[adjective] to be conquered or won.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Jetavya (जेतव्य):—[from jeta] mfn. (√ji) to be conquered, conquerable, [Mahābhārata ii, 769; Prabodha-candrodaya iv, 10/11]
2) [v.s. ...] n. [impersonal or used impersonally] to be conquered, [Rāmāyaṇa vi, 91, 7.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jetavya (जेतव्य):—[(vyaḥ-vyā-vyaṃ) a.] That may be conquered or excelled.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Jetavya (जेतव्य) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Jaiavva.
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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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