Pavanatmaja, Pavanātmaja, Pavana-atmaja: 7 definitions


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In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Pavanatmaja in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Pavanātmaja (पवनात्मज).—Hanuman, Vāyuputra.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 60. 69; 72.
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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pavanatmaja in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pavanātmaja (पवनात्मज).—

1) an epithet of Hanumat.

2) of Bhīma.

3) fire.

Derivable forms: pavanātmajaḥ (पवनात्मजः).

Pavanātmaja is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pavana and ātmaja (आत्मज).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pavanātmaja (पवनात्मज).—m.

(-jaḥ) 1. Hanuman, the monkey hero. 2. Fire. 3. A name of Bhima. E. pavana wind (the deity,) and ātmaja son.

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

1) Pavanātmaja (पवनात्मज):—[from pavana > pava] m. = na-ja, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of Bhīma-sena, [Rājataraṅgiṇī]

3) [v.s. ...] fire, [Matsya-purāṇa]

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

Pavanātmaja (पवनात्मज):—[pavanā+tmaja] (jaḥ) 1. m. Hanumān, the monkey hero; fire.

[Sanskrit to German]

Pavanatmaja in German

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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.

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