Apigrihya, Apigṛhya, Api-grihya: 4 definitions


Apigrihya 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.

The Sanskrit term Apigṛhya can be transliterated into English as Apigrhya or Apigrihya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

1) Apigṛhya (अपिगृह्य):—[=api-gṛhya] [from api-grah] 1. api-gṛhya [indeclinable participle] closing the mouth, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā]

2) [v.s. ...] 2. api-gṛhya ([Ved, [Pāṇini 3-1, 118]]) (ibidem [commentator or commentary]) n. [impersonal or used impersonally] (with [ablative]) the mouth to be closed before (a bad smell, etc.)

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

Apigṛhya (अपिगृह्य):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-hyaḥ-hyā-hyam) (ved.) To be re-ceived, to be accepted; e. g. anṛtaṃ vai matto vadati tasmānnāpigṛhyam. (The classical form for the same meaning is apigrāhya.) Compare also pratigṛhya and pratigrāhya. E. grah with api, kṛtya aff. kyap.

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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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