Somaja, Soma-ja: 7 definitions

Introduction:

Somaja 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Somaja (सोमज).—a. moon-born.

-jaḥ an epithet of the planet Mercury.

-jam milk.

Somaja is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms soma and ja (ज).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Somaja (सोमज).—m.

(-jaḥ) The planet Mercury. n.

(-jaṃ) Milk. E. soma the moon, ja produced.

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

Somaja (सोमज).—[soma-ja], n. Milk.

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

1) Somaja (सोमज):—[=soma-ja] [from soma] mfn. moon-produced, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of the planet Mercury, [Hāyana-ratna, by Balabhadra]

3) [v.s. ...] n. milk, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) Somajā (सोमजा):—[=soma-jā] [from soma] mfn. Soma-born, [Atharva-veda]

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

Somaja (सोमज):—[soma-ja] (jaṃ) 1. n. Milk.

[Sanskrit to German]

Somaja in German

context information

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

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Sōmaja (ಸೋಮಜ):—[noun] Budha, deity of the planet Mercury, son of Chandra, the Moon-God.

context information

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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