Aghrana, Āghrāṇa: 12 definitions
Aghrana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Aghran.
Ayurveda (science of life)Source: archive.org: Vagbhata’s Ashtanga Hridaya Samhita (first 5 chapters)
Āghrāṇa (आघ्राण) refers to “perfumes”, mentioned in verse 4.10-11 of the Aṣṭāṅgahṛdayasaṃhitā (Sūtrasthāna) by Vāgbhaṭa.—Accordingly, “[...] Headache, weakness of the senses, stiffness of the neck, and hemiplegia of the face (result from the suppression) of sneezing. By pungent inhalants, collyria, perfumes [viz., āghrāṇa], and sternutatories and by looking at the sun one shall stimulate impeded sneezing; moreover, one shall repeatedly use lubricants and diaphoretics. [...]”.Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms
Aghrāṇa (अघ्राण):—[aghrāṇaṃ] Anosmia or Absence of the sense of smell
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
āghrāṇa (आघ्राण).—n S Smelling. āghrāta p S Smelled.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
āghrāṇa (आघ्राण).—n Smelling. āghrāta p Smelled.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Smelt (as flowers).
-ṇam 1 Smelling.
2) Satisfaction, satiety.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ṇaḥ) 1. Smelling. 2. Satisfaction, satiety. E. āṅ, ghrā to smell, yuṭ aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Āghrāṇa (आघ्राण):—[=ā-ghrāṇa] [from ā-ghrā] n. smelling (the scent of), [Gautama-dharma-śāstra; Kathāsaritsāgara]
2) [v.s. ...] satiety, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
3) [v.s. ...] mfn. satiated, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Āghrāṇa (आघ्राण):—[ā-ghrāṇa] (ṇaḥ) 1. m. Smelling; satiety.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Āghrāṇa (आघ्राण) [Also spelled aghran]:—(nm) (the act or process of) smelling; ~[ta] smelt.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Āghrāṇa (ಆಘ್ರಾಣ):—[noun] the act of sensing through the nose; a perceiving by smell; smelling.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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