Yagu, Yāgu: 3 definitions
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
yāgu : (f.) rice-gruel.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Yāgu, (f.) (cp. Vedic yavāgū; on form see Geiger, P. Gr. § 274) rice-gruel, rice-milk (to drink). See Vin. Texts II. 89. ‹-› Vin. I, 46=II. 223 (sace yāgu hoti, bhājanaṃ dhovitvā yāgu upanametabbā; yāguṃ pītassa udakaṃ datvā ... ), 51 (id.), 61 (id.), 84, 210 (Bhagavato udara-vāt-ābādho tekaṭulāya yāguyā dhuva-yāguṃ dātuṃ; i.e. a constant supply of rice-gruel), 339 (na mayaṃ iminā bhikkhunā saddhiṃ yāgupāne nisīdissāma); IV, 311; A. III, 250 (ānisaṃsā: 5 good qualities: it is good for hunger, for thirst, allays wind, cleans the bladder, helps to digest any undigested food); J. I, 186; II, 128 (for drink); PvA. 12, 23, 274.—Often combined (and eaten) with cakes (khajjaka) & other soft food (bhojja), e.g. yāgukhajjaka J. I, 270; III, 20; DhA. IV, 20; Mhvs 14, 55 (°khajja-bhojja); 36, 100 (+khajja-bhojja).
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 dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Yāgu (यागु).—(f. = Pali id., Sanskrit yavāgū; § 3.118; compare also yvāgū), gruel: yāgu Mahāvastu i.298.10 (end of line of verse; acc. sg.; Senart em. yāguṃ).
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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Full-text (+4): Khajjaka, Yagupinda, Yagubhajaka, Katula, Dhuvayagu, Yagudananumodana Sutta, Kundakayagu, Yagupana, Nivara, Yvagu, Yagapinda, Bhojja, Kanjika, Sittha, Ambila, Uttaribhanga, Yagudayaka, Pacana, Vyahriti, Missa.
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