Pajja: 9 definitions
Pajja means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Jainism, Prakrit. 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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pajja : (nt.) 1. a verse; a poem; 2. something good for feet. (m.) road; path.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
1) Pajja, 2 (nt.) (cp. Sk. padya & pādya belonging to the feet, Lat. acupedius swift-footed; Gr. pezόs foot-soldier, see also pattika1) foot-oil, foot-salve Vin. I, 205; D. II, 240; J. III, 120; IV, 396; V, 376 (=pādabbhañjana C.). (Page 387)
2) Pajja, 1 (cp. Sk. padya) a path, road Sn. 514; DA. I, 262. (Page 387)
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
(-jjaḥ) A Sudra. E. pat for pāda a foot, and ja born, from the feet of Bramha. padbhyāṃ jāyate jana-ḍa .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Pajja (पज्ज):—[=paj-ja] a See 3. pad.
2) [=paj-ja] [from paj > pad] b m. ‘born from the feet (of Brahmā)’, a Śūdra, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pajja (पज्ज):—(jjaḥ) 1. m. A sudra.
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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.
1) Pajja (पज्ज) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Padma.
2) Pajja (पज्ज) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Pādya.
3) Pajjā (पज्जा) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Padyā.
4) Pajjā (पज्जा) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Paryāya.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
Pajja (ಪಜ್ಜ):—[noun] the father of one’s grandfather or grand mother.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+22): Pajjaara, Pajjabanda, Pajjabhaya, Pajjada, Pajjala, Pajjalamberu, Pajjalana, Pajjalanta, Pajjalati, Pajjali, Pajjalia, Pajjalidha, Pajjalike, Pajjalira, Pajjalisu, Pajjalita, Pajjalitva, Pajjaliya, Pajjamadhu, Pajjamta.
Ends with: Aidampajja, Aiddampajja, Ajjapajja, Edampajja, Mukhabahurupajja, Nipajja, Parampajja, Samapajja, Sampajja, Sampatinipajja, Samuppajja, Sapajja, Tappajja, Udapajja, Upasampajja, Uppajja, Uvasampajja, Vyagghapajja.
Full-text: Padya, Pagja, Mukhabahurupajja, Paryaya, Padma.
Search found 2 books and stories containing Pajja, Paj-ja, Pajjā; (plurals include: Pajjas, jas, Pajjās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Bhesajjakkhandhaka (Chapter on Medicine) (by Hin-tak Sik)
Surgery (b): Foot Ailments < [Chapter 5 - Diseases and Treatments in the Chapter on Medicine]
Vinaya Pitaka (3): Khandhaka (by I. B. Horner)
The story of Pilindavaccha < [6. Medicine (Bhesajja)]