Agnipuccha, Agni-puccha: 4 definitions


Agnipuccha 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Agnipuchchha.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Agnipuccha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Agnipuccha (अग्निपुच्छ).—[agneḥ agnyādhānasthānasya puccha iva]. tail or back part of the sacrificial place; the extinction of fire.

Derivable forms: agnipucchaḥ (अग्निपुच्छः).

Agnipuccha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms agni and puccha (पुच्छ).

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

Agnipuccha (अग्निपुच्छ):—[=agni-puccha] [from agni] n. tail or extreme point of, a sacrificial fire (arranged in the shape of a bird), [Āśvalāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

[Sanskrit to German]

Agnipuccha 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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