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Parjanya

Parjanya Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary m. ( {pRc} , or {pRj} ?) a raincloud , cloud RV. &c. &c. [606,2] rain Bhag. iii , 14 rain personified or the god of rain (often identified with Indra) RV. &c. &c. N. of one of the 12 Adityas Hariv. of a Deva-gandharva or Gandharva MBh. Hariv. of a Rishi in several Manv-antaras Hariv. MarkP. of a Praja-pati (father of Hiranya-roman) VP. ({-nyA} or {-nI}) f. Curcuma Aromatica or Xanthorrhiza L. Cf. Goth. {fairguni} Icel {fi”rgyn} Lith. {perkunas}.] 1107 pArjanya mf(%{A})n. relating or belonging to Parjanya VS. S3Br. MBh. &c.
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