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 (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0152