Karnajit, Karṇajit, Karna-jit: 6 definitions


Karnajit 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Karṇajit (कर्णजित्).—m. 'conqueror of Karṇa', epithet of Arjuna, the third Pāṇḍava prince.

Karṇajit is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms karṇa and jit (जित्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Karṇajit (कर्णजित्).—m. (-jit) A title of Arjuna. E. karṇa, and jit conqueror; Karna having taken the part of the Kurus, was killed by Arjuna in the great battle between them and the Pandus.

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

Karṇajit (कर्णजित्):—[=karṇa-jit] [from karṇa] m. ‘the conqueror of Karṇa’, Name of Arjuna (Karṇa having taken the part of the Kurus, was killed by Arjuna in one of the great battles between them and the Pāṇḍus cf. [Mahābhārata viii, 4798 f.]), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Karṇajit (कर्णजित्):—[karṇa-jit] (t) 5. m. A title of Arjuna.

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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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