Agnitejas, Agni-tejas: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Agnitejas (अग्नितेजस्).—a. having the lustre or power of fire. (agneriva tejo yasya).

-s n.) the lustre of fire.

-s m.) Name of one of the 7 Ṛiṣis of the 11th Manvantara.

Agnitejas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms agni and tejas (तेजस्).

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

1) Agnitejas (अग्नितेजस्):—[=agni-tejas] [from agni] mfn. (agni-) having the energy of fire or of Agni, [Atharva-veda]

2) [v.s. ...] m. one of the seven Ṛṣis of the eleventh Manvantara, [Harivaṃśa]

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

Agnitejas (अग्नितेजस्):—[bahuvrihi compound] I. m. f. n.

(-jāḥ-jāḥ-jaḥ) Having the power of Agni or fire. Ii. m.

(-jāḥ) Name of a son of Pulaha, one of the seven Ṛṣis during the reign of the 11th (a future) Manu. E. agni and tejas.

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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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