Nadija, Nadīja, Nadi-ja: 10 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Nadīja (नदीज).—An ancient King. In Mahābhārata, Udyoga Parva, Chapter 4, Stanza 15, it is mentioned that the Pāṇḍavas had sent an invitation to this King to take part in the Bhārata battle.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Nadīja (नदीज).—a. aquatic. (-jaḥ) 1 an epithet of Bhīṣma.
-jam a lotus.
Nadīja is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nadī and ja (ज).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-jaḥ-jā-jaṃ) Aquatic, water-born. n.
(-jaṃ) 1. Antimony. 2. A lotus. m.
(-jaḥ) 1. A sort of tree, (Pentaptera arjuna.) 2. The marshy date tree. 3. A name of Bhishma. E. nadī a river, and ja born. arjjunavṛkṣe, yāvanāla śare, hijjalavṛkṣe bhīṣme ca .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nadīja (नदीज).—[nadī-ja], I. Born near a river, epithet of horses, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 6, 24 Gorr. Ii. m. 1. Epithet of Bhīṣma, the son of the Gaṅgā, Mahābhārata 4, 1294. 2. Antimony, [Suśruta] 2, 340, 16.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nadīja (नदीज).—[adjective] river-born, [masculine] [Epithet] of Bhīṣma; living near a river (horses).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Nadija (नदिज):—[=nadi-ja] [from nadi > nad] m. (for dī-) Lablab Vulgaris, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
2) Nadīja (नदीज):—[=nadī-ja] [from nadī > nad] mfn. r°-born, coming from a r° (horses), [Mahābhārata]
3) [v.s. ...] m. [patronymic] of Bhīṣma, [ib.]
4) [v.s. ...] Name of plants (Terminalia Arjuna, Barringtonia Acutangula, Lablab Vulgaris, or a species of reed = yāvanāla-śara), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) [v.s. ...] antimony, [Suśruta]
6) Nadījā (नदीजा):—[=nadī-jā] [from nadī-ja > nadī > nad] f. = next
7) Nadīja (नदीज):—[=nadī-ja] [from nadī > nad] n. a lotus, [Horace H. Wilson]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nadīja (नदीज):—[nadī-ja] (jaḥ-jā-jaṃ) a. Aquatic. n. Antimony; a lotus. m. Sort of tree (Pentaptera Arjuna); Bhīshma.
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Nadīja (ನದೀಜ):—[noun] the tree Terminalia arjuna (= T. glabra) of Combretaceae family; Arjuna myrobalan.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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