Atharvangirasa, Atharvāṅgirasa: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Atharvāṅgirasa (अथर्वाङ्गिरस).—a. (- f.) Connected with अथर्वाङ्गिरस् (atharvāṅgiras).

-sam Office of this person.

-sāḥ Hymns of this Veda. श्रुतिरथर्वाङ्गिरसीः प्रकुर्यादविचारयन् (śrutiratharvāṅgirasīḥ prakuryādavicārayan) Manusmṛti 11.33.

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

Atharvāṅgirasa (अथर्वाङ्गिरस).—i. e. atharvan-aṅgiras + a. 1. adj., f. . Revealed to Atharvan and Angiras, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 11, 33. 2. sing and pl. The hymns of the Atharvaveda.

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

1) Atharvāṅgirasa (अथर्वाङ्गिरस):—[from atharva > atharvan] mfn. connected with the sacerdotal class called Atharvāṅgiras

2) [v.s. ...] am n. the work or office of the Atharvāṅgiras

3) [v.s. ...] āḥ m. [plural] the hymns of the Atharva-veda.

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

Atharvāṅgirasa (अथर्वाङ्गिरस):—I. m. f. n.

(-saḥ-sī-sam) Referring or belonging to the atharvāṅgirasaḥ q. v. Ii. n.

(-sam) The religious observances (karman) connected with the ritual of the Atharvaveda. Iii. m. pl.

(-sāḥ) The mantras or hymns of the Atharvaveda. E. atharvāṅgiras, taddh. aff. ṭac.

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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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