Tuja; 1 Definition(s)

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Tuja 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-English dictionary

Tuja (तुज).—a. Ved. Noxious, mischievous, hurtful.

-jaḥ 1 A shock, assault; तुञ्जेतुञ्जे य उत्तरे (tuñjetuñje ya uttare) Rv.1.7.7.

2) A demon; यात किं विदिशो जेतुं तुञ्जेशो दिवि किं तया (yāta kiṃ vidiśo jetuṃ tuñjeśo divi kiṃ tayā) Ki.15.18.

3) A thunderbolt.

4) Giving.

5) Pressure.

See also (synonyms): tuñja.

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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