Urj, Ūrj: 8 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Urj (उर्ज्).—1, 1 P. To leave.

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Ūrj (ऊर्ज्).—f. [P.III.2.177]

1) Strength, vigour.

2) Sap, juice.

3) Water.

4) Food; स देवानपि गच्छति स ऊर्जमुपजीवति (sa devānapi gacchati sa ūrjamupajīvati) Bṛ. Up.1.5.1. oft. with इष् (iṣ); इषे त्वा ऊर्जे त्वा (iṣe tvā ūrje tvā) Ts.1.1.1; इषमूर्जं सुक्षितिम् (iṣamūrjaṃ sukṣitim) &c. नम ऊर्ज इषे (nama ūrja iṣe) Bhāgavata 4.24.38.

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

Ūrj (ऊर्ज्).—f. (-ūrk) Strength, vigour. E. ūrj to be strong, kvip aff.

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Ūrj (ऊर्ज्).—[ūrja] r. 10th cl. (ūrjayati) 1. To be strong. 2. To live.

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

Ūrj (ऊर्ज्).—i. 10, [Parasmaipada.] (properly a [denominative.] derived from the next). 1. To nourish, to strengthen. 2. † To live. urjita, 1. Swollen, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 5, 214. 2. Strong, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 9920. 3. Distinguished, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 9, 38. 4. Violent, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 85, 2.

— Cf. perhaps [Latin] urgere.

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Ūrj (ऊर्ज्).—f. Strength, food, Chr. 295, 17 = [Rigveda.] i. 92, 17; [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 4, 24, 38.

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

Ūrj (ऊर्ज्).—[feminine] sap, food; vigour, strength.

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

1) Urj (उर्ज्):—etc. See ūrj, etc.

2) Ūrj (ऊर्ज्):—1. ūrj (connected with √vṛj), [Causal] [Parasmaipada] ūrjayati (p. ūrjayat), to strengthen, invigorate, refresh, [Ṛg-veda; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] : [Ātmanepada] ūrjayate (p. ūrjayamāna), to be strong or powerful, be happy, [Ṛg-veda x, 37, 11; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Āśvalāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Śāṅkhāyana-śrauta-sūtra];

2) —to live, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.];—

3) cf. [Greek] ὀργάω; [Latin] urge-o; [Gothic] vrik-a; [Lithuanian] verz-iú.

4) 2. ūrj f. strength, vigour

5) sap, juice

6) food, refreshment, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Bhāgavata-purāṇa etc.]

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

1) Ūrj (ऊर्ज्):—(rk) 5. f. Strength.

2) ūrjati 1. a. To be strong; to live; to have power.

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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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