Vrajana: 10 definitions

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Vrajana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Vrajan.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

Vrajana (व्रजन).—A king born to emperor Ajamīḍha by his wife Keśinī. It is stated in Mahābhārata, Ādi Parva, Chapter 94, Stanza 31, that he was the brother of Jahnu and Rūpiṇa.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Vrajana (व्रजन).—A Sudharmāna god.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 60.
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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vrajana (व्रजन).—[vṛjeḥ kyuḥ Uṇ.2.77]

1) Roaming, wandering, travelling.

2) Exile.

3) Ved. A way, road.

4) Sky.

Derivable forms: vrajanam (व्रजनम्).

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

Vrajana (व्रजन).—n.

(-naṃ) 1. Going, roaming. 2. Exile. E. vraj to go, lyuṭ aff.

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

Vrajana (व्रजन).—[vraj + ana], n. Going, roaming, [Pañcatantra] 116, 24; exile, [Pañcatantra] iii. [distich] 268.

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

Vrajana (व्रजन).—[neuter] wandering, way, road.

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

1) Vrajana (व्रजन):—[from vraj] n. going, travelling (anyatra, ‘elsewhere’), [Pañcatantra ii 62/63] going into exile, [ib. iii, 268] ([varia lectio] pra-vrajana)

2) [v.s. ...] a road, way, [Ṛg-veda vii, 3, 2]

3) [v.s. ...] m. Name of as one of Aja-mīḍha and brother of Jahnu (considered as one of the ancestors of Kuśika), [Mahābhārata]

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

Vrajana (व्रजन):—(naṃ) 1. n. Roaming.

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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Vrajana (व्रजन) [Also spelled vrajan]:—(nm) going; roaming; wandering.

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