Shatadyumna, Śatadyumna: 6 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Śatadyumna can be transliterated into English as Satadyumna or Shatadyumna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Shatadyumna in Purana glossary
Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana

Śatadyumna (शतद्युम्न):—Son of Bhānumān (son of Keśidhvaja, who was a son of Kṛtadhvaja). He had a son named Śuci. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.13.20-22)

Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

Śatadyumna (शतद्युम्न).—A King in ancient India, son of Cākṣuṣa Manu by his wife Naḍvalā. (Viṣṇu Purāṇa, Part 1, Chapter 13). Naḍvalā had ten brilliant sons including Śatadyumna. Śatadyumna once gifted away a house of gold to the brahmin called Mudgala and thereby attained heaven. (Śānti Parva, Chapter 234, Verse 32).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

1a) Śatadyumna (शतद्युम्न).—A son of Bhānumat and father of Śucī.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 13. 21-22; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 5. 30.

1b) A son of Cākṣuṣa Manu and Nāḍvalā.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 36. 79, 106; Matsya-purāṇa 4. 41; Vāyu-purāṇa 62. 91; Viṣṇu-purāṇa I. 13. 5; III. 1. 29.
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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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Shatadyumna in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Śatadyumna (शतद्युम्न).—[masculine] a man’s name.

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

Śatadyumna (शतद्युम्न):—[=śata-dyumna] [from śata] (śata-) m. Name of various men, [Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa; Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa; Purāṇa]

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Śatadyumna (शतद्युम्न):—m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes [Taittirīyabrāhmaṇa 1, 5, 2, 1.] eines Fürsten [Mahābhārata 12, 8606. 13, 6265.] [Harivaṃśa 5081. 6627.] eines Sohnes des Manu Cākṣuṣa [71.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 98.] [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 76, 55.] des Bhānumant [Viṣṇupurāṇa 390.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 13, 21.]

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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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