Agrabhaga, aka: Agrabhāga, Agra-bhaga; 5 Definition(s)

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India history and geogprahy

Agra-bhāga.—(CII 2-1; ML), the principal share; same as agra, agra-pratyāya, the king's share. Note: agra-bhāga is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
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Marathi-English dictionary

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agrabhāga (अग्रभाग).—m (S) The fore part; the van or front. 2 The point, tip, nib, extreme end: also the top, summit, peak, apex.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

agrabhāga (अग्रभाग).—m The fore part. The point. The top.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Agrabhāga (अग्रभाग).—[karma.]

1) the first or best part (śrāddhādau prathamamuddhṛtya deyaṃ dravyam)

2) remnant, remainder (śeṣabhāga).

3) fore-part, tip, point.

4) (astr.) a degree of amplitude.

Derivable forms: agrabhāgaḥ (अग्रभागः).

Agrabhāga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms agra and bhāga (भाग).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Agrabhāga (अग्रभाग).—m.

(-gaḥ) 1. Part of the top or end. 2. Fore or top part. 3. (In astronomy) Degree of amplitude, also agrāṃśaḥ E. agra, bhāga part.

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