Urjita, Ūrjita: 14 definitions


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In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Ūrjita (ऊर्जित).—A son of Kārtavīrya Arjuna.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 23. 27.
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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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In Jainism

General definition (in Jainism)

Source: The University of Sydney: A study of the Twelve Reflections

Ūrjita (ऊर्जित) refers to a “great (burning)”, according to the 11th century Jñānārṇava, a treatise on Jain Yoga in roughly 2200 Sanskrit verses composed by Śubhacandra.—Accordingly, “Those possessions which are pitiless, having imparted a great burning (unnata; var.: ūrjita) in the heart of men, certainly will go away. How could they be for your pleasure?”.

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Jainism is an Indian religion of Dharma whose doctrine revolves around harmlessness (ahimsa) towards every living being. The two major branches (Digambara and Svetambara) of Jainism stimulate self-control (or, shramana, ‘self-reliance’) and spiritual development through a path of peace for the soul to progess to the ultimate goal.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ūrjita (ऊर्जित).—n (S) Prosperous affairs or days.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

ūrjita (ऊर्जित).—n Prosperous affairs or days.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Urjita (उर्जित).—p. p.

1) Aged, strong, powerful.

2) Abandoned, left.

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Ūrjita (ऊर्जित).—a.

1) (a) Powerful, strong, mighty; श्रीमदूर्जितमेव वा (śrīmadūrjitameva vā) Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 1.41; मातृकं च धनुरूर्जितं दधत् (mātṛkaṃ ca dhanurūrjitaṃ dadhat) R.11.64; cf. also बाणाक्षरैरेव परस्परस्य नामोर्जितं चापभृतः शशंसुः (bāṇākṣaraireva parasparasya nāmorjitaṃ cāpabhṛtaḥ śaśaṃsuḥ) vigorous, strong (speech); Si.16.38; ऊर्जितं क्षात्रं तेजः (ūrjitaṃ kṣātraṃ tejaḥ) Ve.1.13. (b) Great, large, exceeding, much; धनुर्विस्फारयामास तडिदूर्जितनिःस्वनम् (dhanurvisphārayāmāsa taḍidūrjitaniḥsvanam) Rām.5.48.25; Mv.2.13.

2) Distinguished, glorious, superior; excellent, beautiful; °श्रीः (śrīḥ) Śiśupālavadha 16.85; मकरोर्जितकेतनम् (makarorjitaketanam) R.9.39;1,93; Mālatīmādhava (Bombay) 7.4.

3) High, noble, spirited; ऊर्जितः खलु ते कामः (ūrjitaḥ khalu te kāmaḥ) Rām.2. 85.2. °आश्रयं वचः (āśrayaṃ vacaḥ) Kirātārjunīya 2.1 spirited or noble.

4) Increased; deep, grave; अलङ्घ्यत्वाज्जनैरन्यैः क्षुभितोदन्वदूर्जितम् (alaṅghyatvājjanairanyaiḥ kṣubhitodanvadūrjitam) Kirātārjunīya 11.4.

-tam 1 Strength, might.

2) Energy.

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

Ūrjita (ऊर्जित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Powerful, mighty, great, excellent. 2. Exceedding, much. E. ūrja to be strong, kta aff.

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

Ūrjita (ऊर्जित).—[adjective] strong, powerful, [neuter] [adverb]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Ūrjita (ऊर्जित) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—poet. [Subhāshitāvali by Vallabhadeva]

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

1) Ūrjita (ऊर्जित):—[from ūrj] mfn. endowed with strength or power, strong, mighty, powerful, excellent, great, important, gallant, exceeding, [Mahābhārata; Bhagavad-gītā; Raghuvaṃśa; Hitopadeśa etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] proud, bragging

3) [v.s. ...] n. strength, power, valour

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

Ūrjita (ऊर्जित):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) p.] Powerful.

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Ūrjita (ऊर्जित):—(a) energetic, full of energy.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Ūrjita (ಊರ್ಜಿತ):—

1) [adjective] able; powerful; mighty; strong.

2) [adjective] advanced; progressed; prospered.

3) [adjective] distinguished; glorious; superior.

4) [adjective] that is in vogue.

5) [adjective] that can be legally held, defended or maintained; tenable; valid.

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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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