Tryanga, Tryaṅga, Tri-anga, Tryamga: 6 definitions


Tryanga 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

Tryaṅga (त्र्यङ्ग).—(pl.) a tripartite army (chariots, cavalry and infantry).

Derivable forms: tryaṅgam (त्र्यङ्गम्).

Tryaṅga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tri and aṅga (अङ्ग).

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

Tryaṅga (त्र्यङ्ग).—1. [neuter] [plural] cert. portions of the sacrificial animal.

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Tryaṅga (त्र्यङ्ग).—2. [neuter] a threefold (lit. three-membered) army ( = caturaṅga without elephants).

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

1) Tryaṅga (त्र्यङ्ग):—[=try-aṅga] [from try] n. [plural] the 3 portions of a victim belonging to Sviṣṭakṛt (upper part of the right fore-foot, part of the left thigh, and part of the intestines), [Taittirīya-saṃhitā vi; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa iii; Kauśika-sūtra; Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra [Scholiast or Commentator]]

2) [v.s. ...] sg. a tripartite army (chariots, cavalry, and infantry), [Mahābhārata viii, 2526]

3) [v.s. ...] (ix, 1388 ?).

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Tryanga 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

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Tryaṃga (ತ್ರ್ಯಂಗ):—[noun] (pl.). collectively two hands and the head.

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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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