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     Grammar Search "aṅgiras" has 6 results.
     
aṅgiras: masculine nominative plural stem: aṅgir
aṅgiras: masculine accusative plural stem: aṅgir
aṅgiras: masculine ablative singular stem: aṅgir
aṅgiras: masculine genitive singular stem: aṅgir
aṅgiras: masculine vocative singular stem: aṅgiras
aṅgiras: masculine vocative plural stem: aṅgir
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aṅgirasm. Name of a ṛṣi-, author of the hymns of , of a code of laws, and of a treatise on astronomy (he is said by some to have been born from brahmā-'s mouth, and to have been the husband of smṛti-, of śraddhā-, of two daughters of maitreya-, of several daughters of dakṣa-, etc.;he is considered as one of the seven ṛṣi-s of the first manvantara-, as a prajāpati-, as a teacher of the brahmavidyā-, which he had learnt from satyavāha-, a descendant of bharadvāja-, etc. Among his sons, the chief is agni-, others are saṃvarta-, utathya-, and bṛhaspati-;among his daughters are mentioned sinīvālī-, kuhū-, rākā-, anumati-, and akūpārā-;but the ṛca-s or Vedic hymns, the manes of haviṣmat-, and mankind itself are styled his offspring. In astronomy he is the planet Jupiter, and a star in Ursa Major) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
aṅgirasm. Name of agni- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
aṅgirasm. plural (asas-) descendants of aṅgiras- or of agni- (mostly personifications of luminous objects) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
aṅgirasm. the hymns of the atharva-- veda- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
aṅgirasm. priests who by using the magical formulas of those hymns protect the sacrifice against the effects of inauspicious accidents. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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aṅgiras Áṅgiras, m. pl. name of a group of ancestors, v. 11, 6; x. 14, 3. 4. 5. 6; s., as an epithet of Agni, i. 1, 6; v. 11, 6 [Gk. ἄγγελο-ς ‘messenger’].
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aṅgiras The Añgirases appear in the Rigveda as semi- mythical beings, and no really historical character can be assigned even to those passages which recognize a father of the race, Añgiras. Later, however, there were definite families of Añgirases, to whose ritual practices {ayana, dvirātra) references are made.
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aṅgiras noun (masculine) a star in Ursa Major (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
descendants of Aṅgiras or of Agni (mostly personifications of luminous objects) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Agni (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a Ṛṣi (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
priests who by using the magical formulas of those hymns protect the sacrifice against the effects of inauspicious accidents. [weitere Stellen IIJ 42.1999:158 HF (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the hymns of the Atharvaveda (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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