Definitions

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  • proper noun India A female given name.
  • proper noun mythology One of the demigod gatekeepers (the other being Vijaya) of the abode of Vishnu.

Etymologies

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From Sanskrit जय ("victory").

Examples

  • 2010/04/19 PETALING JAYA: Hulu Selangor Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) treasurer Datuk Dr Halili Rahmat quit the party ingyeen@thestar.com.my AN illegal factory in the Taman Taming Jaya industrial park in Seri Kembangan was sealed and its operator slapped with three notices by the Kajang Municipal Council (MPKj).

    WN.com - Articles related to Animal cruelty laws need more bite

  • 2010/04/19 PETALING JAYA: Hulu Selangor Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) treasurer Datuk Dr Halili Rahmat quit the party ingyeen@thestar.com.my AN illegal factory in the Taman Taming Jaya industrial park in Seri Kembangan was sealed and its operator slapped with three notices by the Kajang Municipal Council (MPKj).

    WN.com - Articles related to Animal cruelty laws need more bite

  • Without a word Jaya pushed the bag toward her mother, watching steadily as her mother unwrapped the colored tissue paper, and the brooch and earrings dropped into her palm.

    Tell us we’re home

  • Without a word Jaya pushed the bag toward her mother, watching steadily as her mother unwrapped the colored tissue paper, and the brooch and earrings dropped into her palm.

    Tell us we’re home

  • SAN FRANCISCO - The name Jaya in Hindi means victorious.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Bollywood has the best paean to these knifey heroes in Jaya Bhaduri's knife-sharpener cameo in the 1973 hit 'Zanjeer.'

    Boing Boing

  • I knew I hadn't so I called Jaya and asked her to show me how she turned the tap on.

    tequilamonky Diary Entry

  • Pay Less in Jaya Supermarket has closed down, sadly.

    Pay Less, Read More

  • According to The Department of the Environment, the API here in Petaling Jaya is 349.

    Smoggier Still ...

  • According to The Department of the Environment, the API here in Petaling Jaya is 349.

    Archive 2005-08-01

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