Manujyeshtha, aka: Manujyeṣṭha, Manu-jyeshtha; 1 Definition(s)


Manujyeshtha 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 Manujyeṣṭha can be transliterated into English as Manujyestha or Manujyeshtha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Manujyeshtha in Sanskrit glossaries]

Manujyeṣṭha (मनुज्येष्ठ).—a sword.

Derivable forms: manujyeṣṭhaḥ (मनुज्येष्ठः).

Manujyeṣṭha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms manu and jyeṣṭha (ज्येष्ठ).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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