Digdaha, aka: Digdāha, Dish-daha; 3 Definition(s)

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Marathi-English dictionary

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digdāha (दिग्दाह).—m S Great glowing or redness of the horizon.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Digdāha (दिग्दाह).—preternatural redness of the horizon; दैग्दाहः (daigdāhaḥ) 'a conflagration of the regions of the sky' (regarded as an evil omen) N.12.92; cf. Ms.4.115.

Derivable forms: digdāhaḥ (दिग्दाहः).

Digdāha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms diś and dāha (दाह).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Digdāha (दिग्दाह).—m.

(-haḥ) Preternatural redness of the horizon, as if on fire. E. diś, and dāha burning.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara 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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