Avayuna: 4 definitions
Avayuna 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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Avayuna (अवयुन).—a. [vayunaṃ prajñā niru° na. ba.]
1) Having no intellect (Ved.)
2) Undistinguishable, indistinct, dark; स इत् तमोऽवयुनं ततन्वत् सूर्येण वयुनवच्चकार (sa it tamo'vayunaṃ tatanvat sūryeṇa vayunavaccakāra) Ṛgveda 6.21.3.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Avayuna (अवयुन):—[=a-vayuna] mfn. undistinguishable, indistinct, dark, [Ṛg-veda vi, 21, 3.]
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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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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 6.21.3 < [Sukta 21]