Urnayu, Ūrṇāyu: 10 definitions
Urnayu 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Ūrṇāyu (ऊर्णायु).—A Devagandharva. He had participated in the Birth celebration of Arjuna. (Mahābhārata Ādi Parva, Chapter 122, Stanza 52). Once this Devagandharva fell in love with Menakā. (Mahābhārata, Udyoga Parva, Chapter 117, Stanza 16).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Ūrṇāyu (ऊर्णायु).—A Mauneya Gandharva with hemanta sun.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 23. 17; Vāyu-purāṇa 52. 17; 69. 1; Viṣṇu-purāṇa II. 10. 14.
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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ūrṇāyu (ऊर्णायु).—a. Woollen.
-yuḥ 1 A ram,
2) Spider; विवराणि मुद्रयन् द्रागूर्णायुरिव सज्जनो जयति (vivarāṇi mudrayan drāgūrṇāyuriva sajjano jayati) Bv.1.9.
3) A woollen blanket.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-yuḥ) 1. A woollen blanket. 2. A ram. 3. A spider. E. ūrṇā wool, yus aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ūrṇāyu (ऊर्णायु).—[adjective] woolly; [feminine] ewe.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ūrṇāyu (ऊर्णायु):—[from ūrṇā > ūrṇu] mfn. woollen, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā]
2) [v.s. ...] m. a ram, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
3) [v.s. ...] a blockhead, [Kṣemendra]
4) [v.s. ...] a spider, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) [v.s. ...] a woollen blanket, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
6) [v.s. ...] Name of a Gandharva, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa]
7) [v.s. ...] f. a ewe, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ūrṇāyu (ऊर्णायु):—(yuḥ) 2. m. Woollen blanket; a spider; a ram.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] a cloth made of woollen esp. of sheep; a woollen cloth.
2) [noun] a woollen blanket.
3) [noun] a male sheep; a ram.
4) [noun] a spider.
5) [noun] the worm-like larva of a butterfly; a caterpillar.
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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