Vrihyagara, aka: Vrīhyagāra, Vrihi-agara; 2 Definition(s)


Vrihyagara 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.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vrihyagara in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [V] · next »

Vrīhyagāra (व्रीह्यगार).—a granary.

Derivable forms: vrīhyagāram (व्रीह्यगारम्).

Vrīhyagāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vrīhi and agāra (अगार).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vrīhyagāra (व्रीह्यगार).—n.

(-raṃ) A granary, a shed where rice or other grain is stored. E. vrīhi, agāra a house.

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

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.

Discover the meaning of vrihyagara in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 159 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Agara.—(EI 19), a corrupt form of agrahāra, often noticed in Tamil inscriptions. Note: agara is...
Vrīhi (व्रीहि).—m. (-hiḥ) 1. Rice of various kinds: eight principal sorts are enumerated by nat...
Dev-āgāra.—cf. tevāram, devāram (SITI), a temple. Note: dev-āgāra is defined in the “Indian epi...
Bhāṇḍa-agāra.—(EI 23, 30), a treasury or store-house. Note: bhāṇḍa-agāra is defined in the “Ind...
Bahuvrīhi (बहुव्रीहि).—a. possessing much rice; तत्पुरुष कर्मधारय येनाहं स्यां बहुव्रीहिः (tatp...
Kāṣṭhāgāra (काष्ठागार).—m. (-raḥ) A wooden house or enclosure. E. kāṣṭha and āgāra a house.
Kośāgāra (कोशागार) or Koṣāgāra (कोषागार).—a treasurer, store-room. Derivable forms: kośāgāraḥ (...
Koṣṭhāgāra (कोष्ठागार).—m. (-raḥ) 1. A store. 2. A treasury. E. koṣṭha, and āgāra a house.
Garbha-agāra.—(CII 1), the inner apartment of a temple or palace; same as garbha-gṛha. Note: ga...
Āgāradāha (आगारदाह).—m. (-haḥ) Arson, setting a house on fire. E. āgāra and dāha burning.
Āśuvrīhi (आशुव्रीहि).—m. (-hiḥ) Rice ripening in the rainy season. E. āśu quick, and vrīhi rice...
Vrīhimaya (व्रीहिमय).—mfn. (-yaḥ-yī-yaṃ) Made or consisting of rice. m. (-yaḥ) A rice-cake offe...
Pānāgāra (पानागार).—a tavern; Mb.12.88.14. Derivable forms: pānāgāraḥ (पानागारः), pānāgāraḥ (पा...
Devatāgāra (देवतागार).—a temple. Derivable forms: devatāgāraḥ (देवतागारः), devatāgāram (देवतागा...
Vrīhikāñcana (व्रीहिकाञ्चन).—m. (-naḥ) A sort of pulse, (Ervum lens or hirsutum, &c.)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: