अश्वमेध

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An oxytonic tatpurusa compound of अश्व (áśva, horse) and मेध (médha, animal sacrifice).

Noun[edit]

अश्वमेध (aśvamedhám

  1. horse sacrifice, the Ashvamedha ritual

Compounds[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

अश्वमेध (Áśvamedham

  1. name of a descendant of Bharata

References[edit]

Monier Monier-Williams, "Sanskrit-English Dictionary", URL accessed on 2008-02-13.