Ayomukha, Ayas-mukha: 10 definitions


Ayomukha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Ayomukha (अयोमुख):—(ayas + mu)

1) adj. a) mit eisernem Maul versehen [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 11, 10, 3.] mit eisernem Schnabel: ayomukhāni vayāṃsi [Mahābhārata 12, 12072.] — b) mit einer eisernen Spitze versehen: bhūmiṃ bhūmiśayāṃścaiva hanti kāṣṭhamayomukham (der Pflug) [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 10, 84.] ayomukhānāṃ śūlānāmagre caritumicchasi [Rāmāyaṇa 3, 53, 53.] —

2) m. a) Pfeil [Raghuvaṃśa 5, 55.] — b) Nomen proprium eines Dānava [Harivaṃśa 197.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 147.] — c) Name eines Berges [Rāmāyaṇa 4, 41, 19.] [Harivaṃśa 12836.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Ayomukha (अयोमुख):——

1) Adj. — a) mit einem eisernen Maul oder Schnabel versehen. — b) mit einer eisernen Spitze versehen.

2) m. — a) Pfeil. — b) Nomen proprium — α) einer Dānava. — β) eines Berges.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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