Rajanyaka, Rājanyaka: 10 definitions

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Rajanyaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.

India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Rājanyaka.—(IE 8-2; EI 15, 23, 29; HD), same as Rājanaka, Rājānaka, Rājānika or Rāṇaka, title of subordinate rulers. Cf. Ep. Ind., Vol. XII, p. 9. Note: rājanyaka is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Rājanyaka (राजन्यक).—A collection of warriors or Kṣatriyas.

Derivable forms: rājanyakam (राजन्यकम्).

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

Rājanyaka (राजन्यक).—n.

(-kaṃ) A number of Kshetriyas or men of the military tribe. E. rājanya a soldier, vuñ aff.

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

Rājanyaka (राजन्यक).—[rājanya + ka], n. A multitude of Kṣatriyas.

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

Rājanyaka (राजन्यक).—[neuter] an assemblage of warriors.

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

1) Rājanyaka (राजन्यक):—[from rāj] mfn. inhabited by warriors, [Pāṇini 4-2, 53]

2) [v.s. ...] n. a number or assemblage of warriors, [Raghuvaṃśa; Daśakumāra-carita] (cf. [Pāṇini 4-2, 39]).

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

Rājanyaka (राजन्यक):—(kaṃ) 1 n. A number of Khetriyas or men of the military tribe.

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Rajanyaka 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Rajanyaka in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Rājanyaka (ರಾಜನ್ಯಕ):—[noun] a group or association of kings.

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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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