Edhas: 9 definitions


Edhas 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Edhas (एधस्).—n.

1) Fuel; यथैधांसि समिद्धोऽग्निर्भस्मसात् कुरुतेऽर्जुन (yathaidhāṃsi samiddho'gnirbhasmasāt kurute'rjuna) Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 4.37; अनलायागुरुचन्दनैधसे (analāyāgurucandanaidhase) R.8.71; Manusmṛti 11.71; Y.2.166.

2) Prosperity (in comp.).

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

Edhas (एधस्).—n.

(-dhaḥ) Fuel: see edha. E. edh to grow, Unadi affix asun.

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

Edhas (एधस्).—I. n. indh + as (see the last), Wood for fuel, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 11, 70. Ii. edh + as, Prospering; in sukham -edhas, adj. Well prospering, Mahābhārata 13, 5191.

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

Edhas (एधस्).—1. (h. sgl. & [plural]) fuel.

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Edhas (एधस्).—2. [neuter] prosperity.

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

1) Edhas (एधस्):—[from edh] 1. edhas n. happiness, prosperity, [Śāṅkhāyana-gṛhya-sūtra v, 1, 8; Mahābhārata]

2) [from edha] 2. edhas n. fuel, [Atharva-veda vii, 89, 4; xii, 3, 2; Manu-smṛti; Śakuntalā etc.]

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

Edhas (एधस्):—(dhaḥ) 5. n. Fuel.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Edhas (एधस्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ehā.

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Edhas in German

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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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