Hrasvagni, Hrasvāgni, Hrasva-agni: 5 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Hrasvāgni (ह्रस्वाग्नि).—Calotropis Gigantea = wort (Arka).

Derivable forms: hrasvāgniḥ (ह्रस्वाग्निः).

Hrasvāgni is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms hrasva and agni (अग्नि).

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

Hrasvāgni (ह्रस्वाग्नि).—m.

(-gniḥ) The gigantic Asclepias, (A. gigantea.)

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

Hrasvāgni (ह्रस्वाग्नि):—[from hrasva > hras] m. Calotropis Gigantea, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Hrasvāgni (ह्रस्वाग्नि):—[hrasvā+gni] (gniḥ) 2. m. The gigantic Asclepias.

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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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