Ahvayaka, Āhvāyaka: 6 definitions


Ahvayaka 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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āhvāyaka (आह्वायक).—a. Calling, inviting.

-kaḥ A messenger, courier; आह्वायकान् भूमिपतेरयोध्याम् (āhvāyakān bhūmipaterayodhyām) Bk.2.43.

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

Āhvāyaka (आह्वायक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A messenger, a courier. E. āṅhve to call, ṇvul aff. i

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

Āhvāyaka (आह्वायक):—[from ā-hve] m. a messenger, courier, [Mahābhārata]

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

Āhvāyaka (आह्वायक):—(kaḥ) 1. m. A messenger.

[Sanskrit to German]

Ahvayaka in German

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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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