Idhma: 9 definitions


Idhma 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Idhma (इध्म).—See under इन्ध (indha). औदुम्बर इध्मः (audumbara idhmaḥ) Bri. up.6.3.13.

See also (synonyms): iddha.

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Idhma (इध्म).—[idhyate'gniranena indh-mak] Fuel, especially that used for the sacred fire; ग्रीष्म इध्मः शरद्धविः (grīṣma idhmaḥ śaraddhaviḥ) Ṛgveda 1.9.6; तत्रेध्मानयने शक्रो नियुक्तः कश्यपेन ह (tatredhmānayane śakro niyuktaḥ kaśyapena ha) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 1.31.6; R.14.7.

-dhmam Wood, fuel.

Derivable forms: idhmaḥ (इध्मः).

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

Idhma (इध्म).—n.

(-dhmaṃ) Fuel. E. indhī to kindle, to burn, mak Unadi aff.

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

Idhma (इध्म).—i. e. indh + ma, m. Fuel, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 21, 5.

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

Idhma (इध्म).—(& idhman) [masculine] fuel, [especially] for the sacred fire, p. vant.

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

1) Idhma (इध्म):—[from indh] m. (n., [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]) fuel in, general

2) [v.s. ...] fuel as used for the sacred fire, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Āśvalāyana-gṛhya-sūtra; Mahābhārata] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] Name of an Āṅgirasa, [Gopatha-brāhmaṇa];

4) [v.s. ...] cf. [Zend] aesma; [Hibernian or Irish] adhmad.

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

Idhma (इध्म):—(dhmaṃ) 1. n. Fuel.

[Sanskrit to German]

Idhma in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Idhma (ಇಧ್ಮ):—

1) [noun] combustible matter, such as wood, coal or peat burnt to provide heat or power; fuel.

2) [noun] the dry sticks, esp. of peepul tree, used as fuel for sacred fire.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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