Rajavallabha, aka: Rājavallabha, Rajan-vallabha, Rājāvallabha; 4 Definition(s)


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India history and geogprahy

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Rāja-vallabha.—(EI 6, 9, 24; CII 4), explained as ‘a court- favourite’; a courtier. Note: rāja-vallabha is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
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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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Pali-English dictionary

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rājavallabha : (adj.) familiar with a king; a king's favourite.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Rājāvallabha refers to: the king’s favourite, or overseer Mhvs 37, 10; VbhA. 501 (in simile).

Note: rājāvallabha is a Pali compound consisting of the words rājā and vallabha.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ).—

1) a king's favourite.

2) a kind of mango.

3) a kind of Jujube.

Derivable forms: rājavallabhaḥ (राजवल्लभः).

Rājavallabha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rājan and vallabha (वल्लभ).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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