Rajashasana, Rājaśāsana, Rajan-shasana: 10 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Rājaśāsana can be transliterated into English as Rajasasana or Rajashasana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Rājaśāsana (राजशासन).—For wrong entry in, punished with uttama daṇḍa.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 227. 202.
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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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
rājaśāsana (राजशासन).—n (S) A royal edict.
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
Rājaśāsana (राजशासन).—a royal edict; दिवा चरेयुः कार्यार्थं चिह्निता राजशासनैः (divā careyuḥ kāryārthaṃ cihnitā rājaśāsanaiḥ) Manusmṛti 1.55.
Derivable forms: rājaśāsanam (राजशासनम्).
Rājaśāsana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rājan and śāsana (शासन).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-naṃ) 1. A royal edict. 2. A royal badge. E. rāja and śāsana an edict.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rājaśāsana (राजशासन).—[neuter] royal edict or order.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rājaśāsana (राजशासन):—[=rāja-śāsana] [from rāja > rāj] n. a royal edict or order, [Manu-smṛti x, 55.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rājaśāsana (राजशासन):—[rāja-śāsana] (naṃ) 1. n. Royal edict or badge.
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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
1) [noun] the act or manner of governing of a state or nation.
2) [noun] an order of a king.
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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Starts with: Rajashasanapatu.
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