Agrena, Agreṇa: 2 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Agreṇa (अग्रेण).—(-agreṇa), postpos., (beginning) from, of time. (In Pali it seems that only agge is used in this sense, not aggena as [Pali Text Society’s Pali-English Dictionary] says; Critical Pali Dictionary seems to be right in saying that aggena means only according to.) tadagreṇa, from that (time) on, Lalitavistara 19.4; 265.9; 407.10; adyāgreṇa, from now on, Saddharmapuṇḍarīka 107.3; 467.12; Mahāvastu i.365.13; Avadāna-śataka i.89.7; ii.13.2; Divyāvadāna 7.10; 32.8; 53.8; 72.2: 187.21, etc.; Bhikṣuṇī-karmavācanā 24b.4.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Agreṇa (अग्रेण):—[from agra] ind. in front, before (without or with [accusative]), [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa]
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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Ends with: Adyagrena.
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Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verses 5.24.15-16 < [Chapter 24 - The Killing of the Kola Demon]
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Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Paraskara-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Hiranyakesi-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)