Barhis, Barhir, Barhish: 10 definitions


Barhis means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, biology. 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Barhis (बर्हिस्):—

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

Barhis (बर्हिस्):——

1) m. (ausnahmsweise) und n. Streu. Opferstreu , gewöhnlich aus Kuśa-Gras bestehend , welche über den Opferplatz. insbes. die Vedi , gestreut wird , als eine reine Decke , auf welcher die Gnaden ausgebreitet werden , und welche den Göttern und Opfernden zum Sitz dient. —

2) n. — a) die Opferstreu personificirt unter den Prayājaund Anuyāja-Gottheiten. — b) Opfer. — c) *Luftraum. — d) *Wasser. — e) *ein best. Parfum.

3) m. — a) *Feuer. — b) *heller Glanz. — c) *Plumbago zeylanica. — d) Nomen proprium verschiedener Männer. Pl. die Nachkommen des Barhis.

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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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