Agnida, Agni-da: 9 definitions


Agnida 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Agnida (अग्निद).—a. [agniṃ dāhārthaṃ gṛhādau dadāti; . -ka.]

1) giving or supplying with fire

2) tonic, stomachic, producing appetite, stimulating digestion.

3) incendiary; अग्निदान् भक्तदांश्चैव (agnidān bhaktadāṃścaiva) Manusmṛti 9.278; अग्निदानां च ये लोकाः (agnidānāṃ ca ye lokāḥ) Y.2.74; so °दायक, °दायिन् (dāyaka, °dāyin). यदग्निदायके पापं यत्पापं गुरुतल्पगे (yadagnidāyake pāpaṃ yatpāpaṃ gurutalpage). Rām.2.75.45.

Agnida is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms agni and da (द).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Agnida (अग्निद).—mfn.

(-daḥ-dā-daṃ) 1. Setting on fire, incendiary. 2. Supplying with fire. 3. Stomachic, tonic, digestive. E. agni and da what gives.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Agnida (अग्निद).—[agni-da], m. An incendiary, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 9, 278.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Agnida (अग्निद).—[masculine] incendiary.

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

1) Agnida (अग्निद):—[=agni-da] [from agni] m. ‘fire-giver’, incendiary, [Manu-smṛti; Yājñavalkya]

2) [v.s. ...] stomachic. 1.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Agnida (अग्निद):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-daḥ-dā-dam) 1) Setting on fire, in-cendiary.

2) Supplying with fire.

3) Stomachic, tonic, digestive. E. agni and da.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Agnida (अग्निद):—[agni-da] (daḥ-dā-daṃ) a. Incendiary; supplying fire; digestive.

[Sanskrit to German]

Agnida 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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