Sindhuraja, Sindhurāja, Sindhu-raja, Sindhurājā, Simdhuraja: 7 definitions

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Sindhuraja 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: JatLand: List of Mahabharata people and places

Sindhurājā (सिन्धुराजा) is a name mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. ) and represents one of the many proper names used for people and places. Note: The Mahābhārata (mentioning Sindhurājā) is a Sanskrit epic poem consisting of 100,000 ślokas (metrical verses) and is over 2000 years old.

Purana book cover
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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Sindhurāja (सिन्धुराज).—Name of Jayadratha; Ve.3.

Derivable forms: sindhurājaḥ (सिन्धुराजः).

Sindhurāja is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sindhu and rāja (राज). See also (synonyms): sindhupati.

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

Sindhurāja (सिन्धुराज).—m. Jayadratha, the king of Sindh.

Sindhurāja is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sindhu and rāja (राज).

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

Sindhurāja (सिन्धुराज).—[masculine] = sindhunātha.

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

1) Sindhurāja (सिन्धुराज):—[=sindhu-rāja] [from sindhu] m. ‘king of rivers’, the ocean, [Maitrī-upaniṣad; Kāvya literature]

2) [v.s. ...] ‘king of Sindh’, Name of Jayad-ratha, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] of a Muni, [Rāmāyaṇa]

[Sanskrit to German]

Sindhuraja in German

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

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Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Siṃdhurāja (ಸಿಂಧುರಾಜ):—[noun] the Ocean, considered as the lord of all the rivers.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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