Agnija, Agni-ja: 8 definitions
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Agnija (अग्निज).—a. produced by or from fire, born from fire. (-jaḥ, -jātaḥ) 1 Name of the plant अग्निजार (agnijāra) (agnaye agnyuddīpanāya jāyate sevanāt prabhavati).
1) Name of Kārttikeya पराभिनत्क्रौञ्चमिवाद्रिमग्निजः (parābhinatkrauñcamivādrimagnijaḥ) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 8.9. 68.3. Viṣṇu.
-jam, -jātama gold; so °जन्मन् (janman).
Agnija is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms agni and ja (ज). See also (synonyms): agnijāta.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-jaḥ) A plant used in medicine, of stimulant properties. mfn.
(-jaḥ-jā-jaṃ) 1. Produced by or producing fire, also agnijāta, 2. Digesstive. E. agni fire, and ja who or what is born, from janaḥ .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Agnija (अग्निज):—[=agni-ja] [from agni] mfn. ‘fire-born’, produced by or in fire, [Atharva-veda; Maitrāyaṇī-saṃhitā]
2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of Viṣṇu, [Harivaṃśa]
3) [v.s. ...] of a frothy substance on the sea (cf. -garbha), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
4) Agnijā (अग्निजा):—[=agni-jā] [from agni] f. a brown cow, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Agnija (अग्निज):—[tatpurusha compound] I. m. f. n.
(-jaḥ-jā-jam) 1) Produced by fire.
2) Digestive. Ii. m.
(-jaḥ) 1) A name of Viṣṇu.
2) A plant used in medicine, of stimulant properties. See agnijāta, agnijāra, agnijāla. E. agni and ja.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Agnija (अग्निज):—[agni-ja] (jaḥ or jātaḥ- or jāraḥ or jālaḥ) 1. m. A plant of stimulant properties; a. Produced by fire.
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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.
1) [noun] Lord Skanda, the fire-born.
2) [noun] Viṣṇu.
3) [noun] gold.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Agnijala, Agnijananavidhi, Agnijanman, Agnijara, Agnijata, Agnijatin.
Ends with: Ramagnija, Shivagnija.
Full-text: Agnijara, Agnijala, Agnijata, Agnigarbha, Adhrigu, Apsuja, Ja, Bhaya.
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Tibetan tales (derived from Indian sources) (by W. R. S. Ralston)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 111 - The Greatness of Skanda Tīrtha < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]