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आर्ष

SanskritEdit

AdjectiveEdit

आर्ष (ārṣa)

  1. of or relating to the rishis (MBh., R., etc.)
  2. ancient

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

आर्ष (ārṣam

  1. an old form of marriage, in which one or two pairs of cattle are given as a bride price (ĀśvGṛ., Mn.)

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

आर्ष (ārṣan

  1. the words of the rishis, Vedas (Nir., RPrāt., Mn.)
  2. sacred descent (Yājñ.)
  3. derivation of a poem from an rishi

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 0152