Nagin, Nāgin: 7 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Nagin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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

Nāgin (नागिन्).—m. An epithet of Śiva.

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

Nāgin (नागिन्).—i. e. nāga + in, adj. Surrounded by serpents, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 14844.

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

Nāgin (नागिन्).—[adjective] surrounded by serpents.

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

Nāgin (नागिन्):—[from nāga] mfn. covered with or surrounded by serpents, [Harivaṃśa]

[Sanskrit to German]

Nagin 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Nagin in Hindi refers in English to:—(nf) a she-cobra, female snake; (a) venomous (woman)..—nagin (नागिन) is alternatively transliterated as Nāgina.

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