Maharajadhiraja, Mahārājādhirāja: 5 definitions


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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Mahārājādhirāja.—(IE 8-2; EI 3; CII 3, 4), one of the technical titles of paramount sovereignty closely connected with Paramabhaṭṭāraka and Parameśvara; later sometimes also assumed by subordinate rulers. Note: mahārājādhirāja is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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[«previous next»] — Maharajadhiraja in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Mahārājādhirāja (महाराजाधिराज).—m.

(-jaḥ) A paramount sovereign, an emperor. E. mahārāja, adhirāja chief sovereign.

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

Mahārājādhirāja (महाराजाधिराज):—[=mahā-rājādhirāja] [from mahā-rāja > mahā > mah] m. a paramount sovereign, emperor, [Kādambarī]

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

Mahārājādhirāja (महाराजाधिराज):—[mahā-rājā-dhirāja] (jaḥ) 1. m. An emperor.

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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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