Ahinagu, Ahīnagu, Ahina-gu: 5 definitions
Ahinagu 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Ahīnagu (अहीनगु).—The son of Devānīka, and father of Pāriyātra.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 63. 203-4; Matsya-purāṇa 12. 54.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ahīnagu (अहीनगु).—Name of a king of the solar race; अहीनगुर्नाम हि गां समग्राम् (ahīnagurnāma hi gāṃ samagrām) R.18.14.
Derivable forms: ahīnaguḥ (अहीनगुः).
Ahīnagu is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ahīna and gu (गु).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ahīnagu (अहीनगु):—[=a-hīna-gu] [from a-hīna] m. Name of a prince (son of Devānīka), [Harivaṃśa 825; Raghuvaṃśa xviii, 13.]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Ahīnagu (अहीनगु):—(von 2. a + go) m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten, eines Sohnes von Devānīka, [Harivaṃśa 825.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 386.] [Raghuvaṃśa 18, 13.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Ahīnagu (अहीनगु):—m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten.
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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Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 8 - Description of the Solar Race (Ādityavaṃśa or Sūryavaṃśa) < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)