Vijnata, Vijñāta, Vijñatā: 10 definitions
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Alternative spellings of this word include Vigyat.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Vijñāta (विज्ञात).—A Jayādeva.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 3. 7: 4. 3; Vāyu-purāṇa 66. 7.
1b) The mind-born son of Vijñāti.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 21. 58.
1c) A son of Brahmā with mantraśarīra.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 67. 6.
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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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
vijñāta (विज्ञात).—p S Known. vijñātā a S That knows.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
vijñāta (विज्ञात).—p Known. vijñātā a That knows.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Vijñatā (विज्ञता).—Cleverness, shrewdness.
See also (synonyms): vijānatā.
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Vijñāta (विज्ञात).—p. p.
1) Known, understood, perceived.
2) Well-known, celebrated, famous.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-tā) Wisdom, learning. E. tal added to the preceding; also with tva, vijñatvaṃ .
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(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Celebrated, famous, known. 2. Known, understood. E. vi before, jñā to know, aff. kta .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Vijñatā (विज्ञता):—[=vi-jña-tā] [from vi-jña > vi-jñā] f. wisdom, skill, cleverness, [Horace H. Wilson]
2) Vijñāta (विज्ञात):—[=vi-jñāta] [from vi-jñā] mfn. discerned, understood, known etc.
3) [v.s. ...] celebrated, famous, [Horace H. Wilson]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Vijñatā (विज्ञता):—(tā) 1. f. Wisdom, learning.
2) Vijñāta (विज्ञात):—[vi-jñāta] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Known, notorious, celebrated.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Vijñāta (विज्ञात) [Also spelled vigyat]:—(a) well-known, famous, reputed.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [adjective] known; understood; realised.
2) [adjective] famous; renowned.
3) [adjective] very skillful; having much training and knowledge in some special field; expert.
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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