Trayyaruna, Trayyāruṇa: 4 definitions

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Trayyaruna 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)

[«previous next»] — Trayyaruna in Purana glossary
Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

Trayyāruṇa (त्रय्यारुण).—A King of the Solar dynasty. He was the son of Tridhanvā and father of Triśaṅku. (Chapter 57, Brahmāṇḍa Purāṇa).

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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»] — Trayyaruna in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Trayyāruṇa (त्रय्यारुण):—[from traya] m. (for try-āruṇa) Name of a prince (son of Tri-dhanvan, [Harivaṃśa 716 ff.; Viṣṇu-purāṇa iv, 3, 13; Liṅga-purāṇa i, 66, 2; Kūrma-purāṇa i, 21, 1]; of Uru-kṣaya, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa iv, 19, 10]; ṇi, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa ix, 21, 19; Vāyu-purāṇa ii, 37, 159]; try-aruṇa, [Matsya-purāṇa il, 39]).

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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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