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davaḥ3.3.214MasculineSingularāhvānam, adhvara, ājñā
rūpyam3.3.168MasculineSingularprastaraḥ, adhvara
upadhā3.3.147FeminineSingularstotram, adhvara
yajñaḥ2.7.15MasculineSingularkratuḥ, savaḥ, adhvara, yāgaḥ, saptatantuḥ, makhaḥ
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adhvaramfn. ( dhvṛ-), not injuring View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
adhvaram. a sacrifice (especially the soma- sacrifice) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
adhvaram. Name of a vasu- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
adhvaram. of the chief of a family View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
adhvaran. sky or air View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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adhvara अध्वर a. [न ध्वरति कुटिलो न भवति ध्वृ-अच्. न. त.; ध्वरतिर्हिंसाकर्मा तत्प्रतिषेधो निपातः अहिंस्रः Nir.] 1 Not crooked, not broken, uninterrupted; इमं यज्ञमवतामध्वरं नः Yv.27. 17 (अध्वरम् = अकुटिलं शास्त्रोक्तम्). -2 Intent, attentive. -3 Durable, sound. -4 Not injuring; ततो$ध्वरजटः स्थाणु- र्वेदाध्वरपतिः शिवः Mb.12.256.19. -रः [अध्वानं सत्पथं राति ददाति फलत्वेन, रा-क] A sacrifice, a religious ceremony; also a Soma sacrifice; तमध्वरे विश्वजिति R.5.1. -रः -रम् 1 Sky or air (आकाश). -2 The second of the 8 Vasus. -Comp. -कल्पा on optional sacrifice (काम्येष्टि). -काण्डम् [ष. त.] part of the शतपथब्राह्मण which treats of sacrifices. -ग [अध्वरं गच्छति] intended for a sacrifice. -दीक्ष- णीया [ष. त.] consecration connected with an Adhvara; so ˚प्रायश्चित्तिः an expiation &c. -मीमांसा [ष. त.] N. of Jaimini's Pūrvamīmāmṁsā. -श्रीः [ष. त.] glory of the Adhvara. -समिष्टयजुः n. N. of an aggregate of libations connected with a sacrifice. -स्थ a. Engaged in a sacrifice; य उदृचि यज्ञे अध्वरेष्ठाः । Rv.1.77.7. अध्वरीयति adhvarīyati अध्वर्यति adhvaryati अध्वरीयति अध्वर्यति Den. P. To desire to have a sacrifice performed; or to perform one.
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adhvara adhvará, m. sacrifice, i. 1, 4. 8; iv. 51, 2. [223]
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adhvara m. religious ceremony, sa crifice, Soma sacrifice.
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adhvara noun (masculine) a sacrifice (especially the Soma sacrifice) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a Vasu (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of the chief of a family (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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