Goghna, Go-ghna: 13 definitions


Goghna 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

Goghna (गोघ्न):—(go + ghna)

1) adj. den Rindern verderblich [Ṛgveda 1, 114, 10.] —

2) adj. subst. der eine Kuh getödtet hat, Kuhtödter [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 11, 108. 115.] [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 3, 263.] [Rāmāyaṇa 4, 16, 30.] [Hitopadeśa I, 9.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 6, 13, 8.] —

3) = yasmai gāṃ ghnanti für den man ein Rind schlachtet [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 3, 4, 73.] Gast nach dem [Scholiast]

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

Goghna (गोघ्न):—Adj. —

1) den Rindern verderblich.

2) der eine Kuh getödtet hat ; m. Kuhtödter.

3) *für den man ein Rind schlachtet ; m. Gast.

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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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