Atharvavidh, aka: Atharvan-vidh, Atharvaviḍh; 1 Definition(s)

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Atharvaviḍh (अथर्वविढ्).—m. receptacle of the (knowledge of) Atharvaveda, or conversant with it; गुरुणा- ऽथर्वविदा कृतक्रियः (guruṇā- 'tharvavidā kṛtakriyaḥ) R.8.4.1.59; (atharvavidhipadena duritopaśamana- nimittaśāntikapauṣṭikapravīṇatvaṃ paurohityo citatvaṃ dyotyate Malli.)

Atharvaviḍh is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms atharvan and viḍh (विढ्). See also (synonyms): atharvanidhi.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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