वृत्रहन्

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *Wr̥traǰʰā́. Cognate with Avestan 𐬬𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬚𐬭𐬀𐬘𐬀𐬥 (vərəθrajan).

Adjective[edit]

वृत्रहन् (vṛtrahán)

  1. killing enemies or Vritra, victorious (mostly applied to Indra, but also to Agni and even to Sarasvati)