Brahmahuti, Brahmāhuti, Brahman-ahuti: 7 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Brahmāhuti (ब्रह्माहुति).—f.

1) the offering of prayers; see ब्रह्मयज्ञ (brahmayajña).

2) the study of the Vedas.

Derivable forms: brahmāhutiḥ (ब्रह्माहुतिः).

Brahmāhuti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms brahman and āhuti (आहुति).

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

Brahmāhūti (ब्रह्माहूति).—f.

(-tiḥ) An oblation of ghee. E. brahma the Veda, and āhūti an offering.

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

Brahmāhuti (ब्रह्माहुति).—[feminine] sacrifice of prayer or devotion.

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

Brahmāhuti (ब्रह्माहुति):—[from brahma > brahman] f. the offering of pr° or d°, [Manu-smṛti ii, 106.]

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

Brahmāhuti (ब्रह्माहुति):—[brahmā+huti] (tiḥ) 2. f. Oblation of Ghee.

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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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