Jaghni: 7 definitions
Jaghni 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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Jaghni (जघ्नि).—[in-kin dvitvaṃ ca] A weapon (offensive).
Derivable forms: jaghniḥ (जघ्निः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ghniḥ) A sharp or offensive weapon. E. han to kill, affix kin, dvitvañca, form irr.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jaghni (जघ्नि).—[adjective] striking.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Jaghni (जघ्नि):—[from jaghanvas] mfn. ([Pāṇini 3-2, 171]) striking (with [accusative]), [Ṛg-veda ix, 61, 20]
2) [v.s. ...] m. a weapon, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jaghni (जघ्नि):—(ghniḥ) 2. m. A sharp offensive or destructive weapon.
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