Urugaya, Urugāya, Uru-gaya: 8 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Urugāya (उरुगाय).—A surname of Hari.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 6. 23; XI. 5. 26.
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
1) sung or praised by the great; Asvad.16. एष पन्था उरुगायः सुशेवः (eṣa panthā urugāyaḥ suśevaḥ) Ait. Br.7.13, उरुगायोरुगीतो वा पश्यन्तीनां कुतः पुनः (urugāyorugīto vā paśyantīnāṃ kutaḥ punaḥ) Bhāg.1.9.26.
2) offering wide scope for movement. (-yaḥ) 1 Name of Viṣṇu, the Āśvins, Soma and Indra.
2) wide space or space;
Urugāya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms uru and gāya (गाय).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-yaḥ) A name of Krishna. E. uraga a snake, i to go, and ac aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Urugāya (उरुगाय).—[adjective] = [preceding] [adjective] + far, extending (way); [masculine] [Epithet] of Viṣṇu; [neuter] = uru [neuter]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Urugāya (उरुगाय):—[=uru-gāya] [from uru] mfn. making large strides, wide-striding [from] √gā, [Nirukta, by Yāska ii, 7]; also according to, [Sāyaṇa], ‘hymned by many, much-praised’, [from] √gai [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa] etc. (said of Indra, Viṣṇu, the Soma, and the Aśvins)
2) [v.s. ...] spacious for walking upon, wide, broad (as a way), [Aitareya-brāhmaṇa vii, 13, 13]
3) [v.s. ...] n. wide space, scope for movement, [Ṛg-veda; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Kaṭha-upaniṣad]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
1) Adj. weit schreitend , sich weithin verbreitend , weit (Weg). —
2) m. Beiname Viṣṇus'. —
3) n. weiter Raum zur Bewegung , Unbeengtheit , freie Bewegung.
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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