Havyavah, Havyavāh, Havya-vah: 5 definitions


Havyavah 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

Havyavāh (हव्यवाह्).—m. 'the bearer of oblations', fire; तथा हि तोयौघविभिन्नसंहतिः स हव्यवाहः प्रययौ पराभवम् (tathā hi toyaughavibhinnasaṃhatiḥ sa havyavāhaḥ prayayau parābhavam) Kirātārjunīya 16.61; अथ संचिन्तयामास भगवान् हव्यवाहनः (atha saṃcintayāmāsa bhagavān havyavāhanaḥ) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 3.217.1.

Havyavāh is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms havya and vāh (वाह्). See also (synonyms): havyalehin, havyavāha, havyavāhana.

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

Havyavah (हव्यवह्).—(havyavāh, [nominative] vāṭ) bearing the oblations (to the gods); [masculine] fire or the god of fire.

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

1) Havyavah (हव्यवह्):—[=havya-vah] [from havya > hava] m. ([nominative case] vāṭ) bearing the oblation (to the gods), [Ṛg-veda; Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] fire or the god of fire, [ib.]

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

Havyavāh (हव्यवाह्):—[havya-vāh] (ṭ) 5. m. Fire.

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Havyavah 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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