Rajapurusha, Rājapuruṣa, Rajan-purusha: 11 definitions
Rajapurusha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, 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.
The Sanskrit term Rājapuruṣa can be transliterated into English as Rajapurusa or Rajapurusha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Rājapuruṣa.—(IE 8-5), a royal agent or officer; same as Rāja-sevaka or Rājakīya; cf. also Rāja-satka. Note: rājapuruṣa is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
rājapuruṣa (राजपुरुष).—m (S) A public officer or servant: also any man great or small in the service of the Raja.
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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) a king's servant.
2) a minister.
Derivable forms: rājapuruṣaḥ (राजपुरुषः).
Rājapuruṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rājan and puruṣa (पुरुष).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ṣaḥ) A guard, a watchman, a constable, &c. E. rāja and puruṣa a man.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rājapuruṣa (राजपुरुष).—[-n], m. 1. a servant of the king. 2. A guard, a watchman. Satpuruṣa, i. e.
Rājapuruṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rāja and puruṣa (पुरुष).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rājapuruṣa (राजपुरुष).—[masculine] = rājapumaṃs.
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Rājapūruṣa (राजपूरुष).—[masculine] = rājapumaṃs.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Rājapuruṣa (राजपुरुष):—[=rāja-puruṣa] [from rāja > rāj] m. = -puṃs, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature etc.]
2) Rājapūruṣa (राजपूरुष):—[=rāja-pūruṣa] [from rāja > rāj] m. = -puruṣa, [Kathāsaritsāgara; Hemacandra’s Pariśiṣṭaparvan]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rājapuruṣa (राजपुरुष):—[rāja-puruṣa] (ṣaḥ) 1. m. A constable.
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Rājapuruṣa (ರಾಜಪುರುಷ):—[noun] a minister, official or servant of a king.
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: Rajapurushavada.
Ends with: Virajapurusha.
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