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आथर्वण

SanskritEdit

AdjectiveEdit

आथर्वण (ātharvaṇa)

  1. of or relating to Atharvan or the Atharvanas (AV., Āp., etc.)

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

आथर्वण (ātharvaṇam

  1. a descendant of Atharvan (RV., AV., TS., etc.)
  2. an Atharvan priest, a priest who performs the rites described in the Atharvaveda (MBh.)
  3. the Atharvaveda (ChUp., etc.)
  4. name of a text belonging to the Atharvaveda

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

आथर्वण (ātharvaṇan

  1. name of various samans
  2. the Atharvanas
  3. the room at which a sacrificer is informed of the completion of sacrificial rites by the officiating priest (L.)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0136