Dahaharana, Dāhaharaṇa, Daha-harana: 6 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dāhaharaṇa (दाहहरण).—a. allaying heat.

-ram, ṇam the Uśīra plant.

Dāhaharaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dāha and haraṇa (हरण). See also (synonyms): dāhahara.

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

Dāhaharaṇa (दाहहरण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) The root of a fragrant grass, (Andropogon muricatum.) E. dāha heat, and haraṇa removing; this root being woven into screens, and kept wet, for the purpose of excluding or tempering the hot winds. dāho hriyate anena hṛ-lyuṭ and ṇic karttari lyu vā . vīraṇamūle .

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

Dāhaharaṇa (दाहहरण):—[=dāha-haraṇa] [from dāha] n. ‘removing heat’, the root of Andropogon Muricatus.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Dāhaharaṇa (दाहहरण):—(dāha + ha)

1) adj. Hitze entfernend.

2) n. die Wurzel von Andropogon muricatus Retz. (vīraṇamūla) [Śabdacandrikā im Śabdakalpadruma]

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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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