Malayagiri, Malaya-giri: 4 definitions
Malayagiri 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Malayagiri (मलयगिरि).—&c. the Malaya mountain.
Derivable forms: malayagiriḥ (मलयगिरिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
Malayagiri (मलयगिरि) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—a fertile Jaina commentator: Śabdānuśāsana and vṛtti.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Malayagiri (मलयगिरि):—[=malaya-giri] [from malaya] m. the Malaya mountains, [Daśakumāra-carita]
2) [v.s. ...] another mountain, [Buddhist literature]
3) [v.s. ...] Name of an author, [Catalogue(s)]
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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Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Sindhuniṣkuṭa and Gaṅgāniṣkuṭa < [Notes]
Introduction to volume 2 < [Introductions]
Buddhist records of the Western world (Xuanzang) (by Samuel Beal)