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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit जय (jaya, victory).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

जय (jayf

  1. victory, triumph
    Synonym: जीत (jīt)

InterjectionEdit

जय (jay)

  1. hail, glory, long live; victory to
    जय राम!jay rām!Hail Rāma!
    जय हिन्द!jay hind!Victory to India!

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PaliEdit

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NounEdit

जय m

  1. Devanagari script form of jaya

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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷey- (to win, conquer). Cognate with Ancient Greek βῐ́ᾱ (bíā).

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

जय (jayám

  1. conquest, victory, triumph, winning, being victorious (in battle or in playing with dice or in a lawsuit)
  2. (in the plural, paroxytone) name of particular verses causing victory (personified as deities)
  3. Premna spinosa or Premna longifolia
  4. a yellow variety of Vigna mungo ( <= Phaseolus mungo)
  5. name of the 3rd year of the 6th lustrum of the bṛhaspati cycle
  6. (music) a kind of flute
  7. (music) a kind of measure
  8. the sun
  9. Arjuna
  10. Indra
  11. name of a rishi (author of RV. x, 180 ; son of Angiras or of Indra; living under the 10th manu)
  12. name of a spirit
  13. name of an attendant of Vishnu
  14. name of a Nāga
  15. name of a Danava
  16. name of a son
  17. name of an ancient king (11th cakravartin in Bharata)
  18. name of a Pandava hero
  19. name of a Yudhisthira at Virata's court
  20. name of Aśoka in a former birth
  21. name of a carpenter
  22. Terminalia chebula
  23. नीलदूर्वा (nīla-dūrvā)
  24. for जपा (japā)
  25. name of a narcotic substance
  26. the 3rd or 8th or 13th day of either half-month
  27. one of the 7 flag-sticks of Indra's banner
  28. name of the saurā dharmāḥ
  29. name of Durga
  30. name of a daughter of Dakṣa
  31. name of yoginī
  32. name of Śakti
  33. name of a handmaid of Durga
  34. name of a Buddhist deity (= Tārā)
  35. of the mother of the 12th arhat of the present Avsarpini

DeclensionEdit

Masculine a-stem declension of जय (jayá)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative जयः
jayáḥ
जयौ
jayaú
जयाः / जयासः¹
jayā́ḥ / jayā́saḥ¹
Vocative जय
jáya
जयौ
jáyau
जयाः / जयासः¹
jáyāḥ / jáyāsaḥ¹
Accusative जयम्
jayám
जयौ
jayaú
जयान्
jayā́n
Instrumental जयेन
jayéna
जयाभ्याम्
jayā́bhyām
जयैः / जयेभिः¹
jayaíḥ / jayébhiḥ¹
Dative जयाय
jayā́ya
जयाभ्याम्
jayā́bhyām
जयेभ्यः
jayébhyaḥ
Ablative जयात्
jayā́t
जयाभ्याम्
jayā́bhyām
जयेभ्यः
jayébhyaḥ
Genitive जयस्य
jayásya
जययोः
jayáyoḥ
जयानाम्
jayā́nām
Locative जये
jayé
जययोः
jayáyoḥ
जयेषु
jayéṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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जय (jayá)

  1. (at the end of a compound) conquering, winning

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