Parajita, Parājita, Para-jita: 8 definitions
Parajita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
parājita : (pp. of parājeti) defeated; conquered; subdued; beaten in a game.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Parājita, (pp. of parājeti) defeated, having suffered a loss Vin. IV, 5; S. I, 224; A. IV, 432; Sn. 440, 681; Dh. 201 (=parena parājito DhA. III, 259, where Bdhgh takes it evidently as Instr. of para=parā); J. I, 293; II, 160 (sahassaṃ), 403. (Page 420)
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.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
parājita (पराजित).—p (S) Defeated or overthrown.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
parājita (पराजित).—p Defeated or overthrown.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Parājita (पराजित).—p. p.
1) Conquered, subjugated, defeated.
2) Condemned by law, cast or defeated (as in a lawsuit).
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1) conquered by another.
2) maintained by another.
-taḥ the (Indian) cuckoo.
Parajita is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms para and jita (जित).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Nourished by a stranger. 2. Conquered, or subdued by another. 3. The kokila. para another, and jita conquered, &c.
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(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Conquered, defeated, overcome. 2. Won at dice, &c. E. parā encounter, and jita conquered.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Parājita (पराजित).—[adjective] conquered, overthrown; having lost (a lawsuit).
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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