Vahin, Vāhin: 6 definitions
Vahin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Vāhin, (adj. -n.) (fr. vāha) carrying, conveying J. VI, 125 (haya° running by means of horses, i.e. drawn by horses); also as poetical expression for “horse” J. VI, 252 (=sindhava C.). The reading vāhin at Mhvs 22, 52 is given as v. l. for T. vājin in P. T. S. ed.—f. vāhinī, an army J. III, 77 (miga°; explained as “aneka-sahassa-saṅkhā migasenā”); VI, 581. (Page 611)
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Vāhin (वाहिन्).—a. [vah-ṇini] Bearing, carrying; स्पर्शं वेत्ति च वाहिना (sparśaṃ vetti ca vāhinā) Mb.12.184.26. -m. A chariot.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vahin (वहिन्).—mfn. (-hī-hinī-hi) Bearing, conveying. f. (-nī) A boat, a vessel. E. vas to bear, ṇini aff.
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Vāhin (वाहिन्).—mfn. (-hī-hinī-hi) Bearing, carrying. m. (-hī) A chariot. E. vaha to bear, ṇini aff.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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Ends with (+7): Acamanavahin, Achamanavahin, Ambuvahin, Anuvahin, Avivahin, Bharavahin, Dandavahin, Dharavahin, Jimutavahin, Kumaravahin, Lomavahin, Malavahin, Naravahin, Nirvahin, Pancavahin, Panchavahin, Parivahin, Phenavahin, Pravahin, Raktavahin.
Full-text (+1): Vegavahin, Bharavahin, Kumaravahin, Ambuvahin, Yogavahin, Jimutavahin, Naravahin, Raktavahin, Malavahin, Phenavahin, Dandavahin, Romavahin, Pancavahin, Shvetavahin, Lomavahin, Vahittha, Acamanavahin, Sadhuvahin, Dharavahin, Haya.
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