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ˈɑr dʒə nəArju·na

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Arjunanoun

    (Hindu mythology) the warrior prince in the Bhagavad-Gita to whom Krishna explains the nature of being and of God and how humans can come to know God

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  1. Arjunanoun

    A male given name from Sanskrit, popular in India.

    Etymology: From Sanskrit अर्जुन ( arjuna )

  2. Arjunanoun

    A hero of the Mahabharata, a Hindu Epic.

    Etymology: From Sanskrit अर्जुन ( arjuna )

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  1. Arjuna

    Arjuna is the third of the Pandavas, the sons and princes of Pandu, who with Krishna, is considered to be the hero of the Hindu epic Mahabharata. He plays the role of listener in the Hindu scripture, the Bhagavad Gita which is a philosophical conversation between Arjuna and Krishna. Arjuna was considered the finest archer and a peerless warrior by many notable figures in the Mahabharata, such as Bhishma, Drona, Krishna, Vidura, Sage Naradha and Dhiritharashtra. He played a key role in ensuring the defeat of the Kauravas in the Kurukshetra War. He is the only undefeated hero in the Mahabharata. Arjuna was an avatar of Nara, who along with the avatar of Narayana, Krishna, established Dharma in the Dvapara Yuga.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Arjuna in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Arjuna in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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