Ahihatya, Ahi-hatya: 3 definitions
Ahihatya 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.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ahihatya (अहिहत्य).—Ved. the slaying of the serpent or demon Vṛtra.
Derivable forms: ahihatyam (अहिहत्यम्).
Ahihatya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ahi and hatya (हत्य).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ahihatya (अहिहत्य).—[neuter] the slaying of the serpent, the fight with Vṛtra.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ahihatya (अहिहत्य):—[=ahi-hatya] [from ahi] n. = -ghna above, [Ṛg-veda]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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