Agna, Āgna: 3 definitions
Agna means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
- * Matsya-purāṇa 199. 8.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
agna (अग्न).—m f (Corrupt, but occurring in poetry.) Fire. Ex. vāmāṅgī tumacyā jhōmbalā agna ||
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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Agnā (अग्ना):—(for agni in the following [compound])
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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Ends with (+116): Abhagna, Abhilagna, Abhisambhagna, Adhobhagna, Aindragna, Alagna, Amagna, Anabhagna, Anagna, Anemimagna, Anulagna, Anumagna, Apalagna, Asamlagna, Astalagna, Astanimagna, Atmalagna, Avabhagna, Avalagna, Barhadagna.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 10.45.10 < [Sukta 45]
Rig Veda 4.8.6 < [Sukta 8]
Rig Veda 5.37.5 < [Sukta 37]
Bharadvaja-srauta-sutra (by C. G. Kashikar)
Sankhayana-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa II, adhyāya 2, brāhmaṇa 3 < [Second Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa I, adhyāya 5, brāhmaṇa 3 < [First Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa IX, adhyāya 1, brāhmaṇa 2 < [Ninth Kāṇḍa]
Hiranyakesi-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Lord Hayagriva in Sanskrit Literature (by Anindita Adhikari)