Shatrumjaya, Śatruṃjaya, Śatruṃjayā: 5 definitions
Shatrumjaya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 terms Śatruṃjaya and Śatruṃjayā can be transliterated into English as Satrumjaya or Shatrumjaya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: JatLand: List of Mahabharata people and places
Śatruṃjaya (शत्रुंजय) is a name mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. VI.47.8) and represents one of the many proper names used for people and places. Note: The Mahābhārata (mentioning Śatruṃjaya) is a Sanskrit epic poem consisting of 100,000 ślokas (metrical verses) and is over 2000 years old.
Śatruṃjayā also refers to the name of a Lady mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. IX.45.6).
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-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) An elephant.
2) Name of a mountain in Gujrat (giranāra).
Derivable forms: śatruṃjayaḥ (शत्रुंजयः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Śatruṃjaya (शत्रुंजय).—i. e. śatru + m -ji + a, I. adj. Subduing an enemy. Ii. m. 1. A proper name, [Draupadīpramātha] 2, 11. 2. An elephant. 3. The name of a mountain.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Śatruṃjaya (शत्रुंजय).—[adjective] conquering foes.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Śatruṃjaya (शत्रुंजय):—[=śatru-ṃ-jaya] [from śatru] m. ‘foe-conquering’, Name of a divine being, [Kauśika-sūtra]
2) [v.s. ...] of a king, [Mahābhārata]
3) [v.s. ...] of a door-keeper, [Kathāsaritsāgara]
4) [v.s. ...] of an elephant, [Harivaṃśa; Rāmāyaṇa]
5) [v.s. ...] of the mountain Vimala (cf. vimalādri) or Girnar in Gujarāt
6) [v.s. ...] (-māhātmya n. Name of [work] [Indian Wisdom, by Sir M. Monier-Williams 367])
7) [v.s. ...] (-stava m. Name of [work] [Indian Wisdom, by Sir M. Monier-Williams 367])
8) [v.s. ...] (-stotra n. Name of [work] [Indian Wisdom, by Sir M. Monier-Williams 367])
9) Śatruṃjayā (शत्रुंजया):—[=śatru-ṃ-jayā] [from śatruṃ-jaya > śatru] f. Name of one of the Mātṛs attendant on Skanda, [Mahābhārata]
10) [v.s. ...] of a river, [Śatruṃjaya-māhātmya]
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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Partial matches: Jaya.
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