Aghavisha, Aghaviṣa, Agha-visha: 4 definitions

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Introduction:

Aghavisha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Aghaviṣa can be transliterated into English as Aghavisa or Aghavisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Aghavisha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aghaviṣa (अघविष).—[aghaṃ vyasanakāri viṣaṃ yasya] a serpent; fearfully venomous (?).

Derivable forms: aghaviṣaḥ (अघविषः).

Aghaviṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms agha and viṣa (विष).

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

Aghaviṣa (अघविष):—[=agha-viṣa] [from agha > agh] (agha.) mf(ā)n. fearfully venomous, [Atharva-veda]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Aghaviṣa (अघविष):—(agha + viṣa) adj. f. ā gefährliches Gift führend, sehr giftig: a.haviṣā pṛdā.ūḥ [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 5, 18, 3. 6, 93, 2.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Aghaviṣa (अघविष):—Adj. (f. ā) gefährliches Gift führend.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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