Tejasvin: 9 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tejasvin (तेजस्विन्).—a. (- f.)

1) Brilliant, bright.

2) Powerful, heroic, strong; न तेजस्तेजस्वी प्रसृतमपरेषां विषहते (na tejastejasvī prasṛtamapareṣāṃ viṣahate) Uttararāmacarita 6.14; Kirātārjunīya 16.16.

3) Dignified, noble.

4) Famous, illustrious.

5) Violent; Bṛ. S.11.2.

6) Haughty.

7) Lawful.

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

Tejasvin (तेजस्विन्).—mfn. (-svī-svinī-svi) 1. Famous, celebrated. 2. Splendid, &c. see the preceding. f. (-svinī) Heartpea: see jyotiṣmatī. E. tejas splendour, &c. vini aff.

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

Tejasvin (तेजस्विन्).—[tejas + vin], adj., f. , 1. Bright, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 9, 318. 2. Strong, [Sundopasundopākhyāna] 1, 2. 3. Awful, glorious, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 9, 310.

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

Tejasvin (तेजस्विन्).—[adjective] sharp, burning, shining, radiant, bright; strong, mighty, energetic, violent; dignified, noble, glorious.

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

1) Tejasvin (तेजस्विन्):—[=tejas-vin] [from tejas > teja] mfn. ([Pāṇini 5-2, 122; Kāśikā-vṛtti]) sharp (the eye), [Bhartṛhari]

2) [v.s. ...] brilliant, splendid, bright, powerful, energetic, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā ii f.; Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] violent, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā ci, 2]

4) [v.s. ...] inspiring respect, dignified, noble, [Manu-smṛti] etc.

5) [v.s. ...] = -kara, [Taittirīya-upaniṣad ii, 1]

6) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a son of Indra, [Mahābhārata i, 7304]

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

Tejasvin (तेजस्विन्):—[(svī-svinī-svi) a.] Splendid, famous, illustrious. f. Heart-pea.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Tejasvin (तेजस्विन्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Teaṃsi, Teassi.

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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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