Manjunashi, aka: Mañjunāśī, Manju-nashi; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

Manjunashi 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 Mañjunāśī can be transliterated into English as Manjunasi or Manjunashi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Manjunashi in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [M] · next »

Mañjunāśī (मञ्जुनाशी).—

1) a handsome woman (?).

2) an epithet of Durgā.

3) of Śachī, wife of Indra.

Mañjunāśī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mañju and nāśī (नाशी).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
context information

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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.

Discover the meaning of manjunashi or manjunasi in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 62 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Nasi
Nāsi (नासि, “nose”) refers to one of the twelve “subsidiary limbs” (upāṅga), which represents a...
Manju
Mañju (मञ्जु).—a. [mañj-un]1) Lovely, beautiful, charming, sweet, pleasing, agreeable, attracti...
Manjushri
Mañjuśrī (मञ्जुश्री).—Name of a बोधिसत्त्व (bodhisattva). Derivable forms: mañjuśrīḥ (मञ्जुश्री...
Manjughosha
Mañjughoṣa (मञ्जुघोष).—mfn. (-ṣaḥ-ṣā-ṣaṃ) Having a sweet voice or cry. m. (-ṣaḥ) One of the Bau...
Manjubhashini
Mañjubhāṣiṇī (मञ्जुभाषिणी) refers to one of the 135 metres (chandas) mentioned by Nañjuṇḍa (179...
Kumbhinasi
1) Kumbhīnasī (कुम्भीनसी).—Wife of Aṅgāraparṇa, a great Gandharva. When Arjuna was about to kil...
Manjuvaktra
Mañjuvaktra (मञ्जुवक्त्र).—mfn. (-ktraḥ-ktrā-ktraṃ) Lovely, handsome. E. mañju beautiful, vaktr...
Manjupathaka
Mañjupāṭhaka (मञ्जुपाठक).—m. (-kaḥ) A parrot.
Manjuvadin
Mañjuvādin (मञ्जुवादिन्).—a. sweet-speaking; (giram) अनुवदति शुकस्ते मञ्जु- वाक् पञ्जरस्थः (anu...
Manjuvac
Mañjuvāc (मञ्जुवाच्).—a. sweet-speaking; (giram) अनुवदति शुकस्ते मञ्जु- वाक् पञ्जरस्थः (anuvada...
Manjubhashin
Mañjubhāṣin (मञ्जुभाषिन्).—a. sweet-speaking; (giram) अनुवदति शुकस्ते मञ्जु- वाक् पञ्जरस्थः (an...
Nasitorana
Nāsītoraṇa (नासीतोरण).—A type of toraṇa, or “ornamental canopy”;—Nāsītoraṇa is a...
Manjugir
Mañjugir (मञ्जुगिर्).—a. sweet-voiced; एते मञ्जुगिरः शुकाः (ete mañjugiraḥ śukāḥ) Kāv.2.9. Mañj...
Manjusvara
Mañjusvara (मञ्जुस्वर).—a. sweet-sounding.Mañjusvara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the t...
Manjukeshin
Mañjukeśin (मञ्जुकेशिन्).—m. an epithet of Kṛṣṇa. Mañjukeśin is a Sanskrit compound consisting ...

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: