Paraji, Parāji: 5 definitions


Paraji 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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Parāji (पराजि).—1 Ā.

1) To defeat, conquer, overcome, subdue; यं पराजयसे मृषा (yaṃ parājayase mṛṣā) Y.2.75; Bhaṭṭikāvya 8.9; Śiśupālavadha 19.82.

2) To lose, be deprived of.

3) To be conquered or overcome by, find (something) unbearable; अध्ययनात् परा- जयते (adhyayanāt parā- jayate) Sk. 'finds it unbearable or difficult to study'; तां पराजयमानां स प्रीते रक्ष्यां दशाननात् (tāṃ parājayamānāṃ sa prīte rakṣyāṃ daśānanāt) Bhaṭṭikāvya 8.71.

4) To submit or yield to.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Parāji (पराजि).—(mostly [Middle]) lose, be deprived of ([accusative]), succumb ([ablative]*); vanquish, overcome.

Parāji is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms parā and ji (जि).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Parāji (पराजि):—[=parā-√ji] [Ātmanepada] -jayate (cf. [Pāṇini 1-3, 19]; [perfect tense] -jigye, [Ṛg-veda]; p. -jigyāna, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā]; [Aorist] parājaiṣṭa, [Mahābhārata]; [future] -jayiṣye, [ib.]; but also [Parasmaipada] e.g. [Potential] -jayet, or -jayyāt, [Mahābhārata]; [perfect tense] -jigyathur, [Ṛg-veda]; [Aorist] parājaiṣīt, [Mahābhārata]; [infinitive mood] -jetum, [Rāmāyaṇa]; [indeclinable participle] -jitya, [ib.]),

—to be deprived of, suffer the loss of ([accusative]), be conquered, succumb, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.;

—to submit to, be overcome by ([ablative]), [Pāṇini 1-4, 26];

—to conquer, win, vanquish, overthrow, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.;

—to defeat in a lawsuit, [Yājñavalkya ii, 75.]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Parāji (पराजि) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Parāi, Parājaya, Parājiṇa.

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Paraji (ಪರಜಿ):—[noun] = ಪರಜಿಕಲ್ಲು [parajikallu].

context information

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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