Sharajala, Śarajāla, Shara-jala: 5 definitions



Sharajala means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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 Śarajāla can be transliterated into English as Sarajala or Sharajala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sharajala in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

śarajāla (शरजाल).—n S (Common in poetry.) A flight or shower of arrows.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

śarajāla (शरजाल).—n A flight of arrows.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Śarajāla (शरजाल).—a multitude or dense mass of arrows; शरजालावृते व्योम्नि च्छायाभूते समन्ततः (śarajālāvṛte vyomni cchāyābhūte samantataḥ) Mb.4.59.3.

Derivable forms: śarajālam (शरजालम्).

Śarajāla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śara and jāla (जाल).

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

Śarajāla (शरजाल).—[neuter] a thick shower of arrows.

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

Śarajāla (शरजाल):—[=śara-jāla] [from śara] n. ‘net-work of arrows’, a dense mass or multitude of ar°, [Rāmāyaṇa] ([plural])

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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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