Rajavallabha, Rājavallabha, Rajan-vallabha, Rājāvallabha: 9 definitions
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India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
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.
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 dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
rājavallabha : (adj.) familiar with a king; a king's favourite.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's 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.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ).—[masculine] a king’s favourite.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
1) Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—some work. Rādh. 2.
2) Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ):—jy. Rādh. 35. Quoted in Muhūrtadīpaka Oxf. 336^a. Compare Bhūpālavallabha.
3) Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ):—(q. v.) med. Cop. 103. B. 4, 238. Compare Dravyaguṇa.
Rājavallabha has the following synonyms: Paryāyaratnamālā.
4) Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ):—archit. by Sūtradhāramaṇḍana. Io. 2046. Paris. (D 239). K. 250. Kh. 75. B. 4, 276 (and—[commentary]). Np. Ix, 56. X, 56. Bhr. 404. H. 367. Bühler 558.
5) Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ):—Khalavaktracapeṭikā.
6) Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ):—Bhojacaritra or Bhojaprabandha.
7) Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ):—archit., in 14 adhyāya, by Sūtradhāramaṇḍana. [Bhau Dāji Memorial] 46. Io. 826. 1291. 2204. Oudh. Xx, 192. Peters. 4, 32 (and anuvāda). Rgb. 1024. Stein 179.
8) Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ):—archit. by Sūtradhāramaṇḍana. Ulwar 1962.
9) Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ):—archit. Ak 1040 (inc.).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Rājavallabha (राजवल्लभ):—[=rāja-vallabha] [from rāja > rāj] m. a k°’s favourite, [Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] a kind of Jujube tree, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
3) [v.s. ...] a kind of Āmra, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
4) [v.s. ...] = rājādanī, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) [v.s. ...] a kind of incense, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
6) [v.s. ...] Name of various works. and authors, [Catalogue(s)]
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