Agnavaishnava, Āgnāvaiṣṇava: 4 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Āgnāvaiṣṇava can be transliterated into English as Agnavaisnava or Agnavaishnava, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āgnāvaiṣṇava (आग्नावैष्णव).—a.

1) Relating to Agni and Viṣṇu.

2) Containing the word अग्नाविष्णू (agnāviṣṇū) (as a chapter adhyāya, or anuvāka section).

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

1) Āgnāvaiṣṇava (आग्नावैष्णव):—[from āgnāpauṣṇa] mfn. ([Pāṇini 6-3, 28] [commentator or commentary]) belonging to Agni and Viṣṇu, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Aitareya-brāhmaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] referring to Agni and Viṣṇu (as a chapter or a series of hymns), ([gana] vimuktādi q.v.)

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Agnavaishnava in German

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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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