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vārāṅgarūpopetaḥ3.1.11MasculineSingularsiṃhahananaḥ
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han cl.2 P. () hanti- (3. dual number hat/aḥ-,3. plural ghnanti-;rarely A1. hate-,3. plural ghnate-;and cl.1. hanati-, Vedic or Veda also jighnate-, ti-; Potential hanyāt- also h/anīta-, ghnīta-; imperative jah/i- handh/i-; imperfect tense /ahan-, Vedic or Veda and Epic also ahanat-, ahanan-, aghnanta-; parasmE-pada jaghnat-, ghnamāna- ; perfect tense jagh/āna-, jaghn/uḥ- Epic also jaghne-, nire- subjunctive jagh/anat- ; parasmE-pada jaghniv/as-, Vedic or Veda also jaghanvas-; Aorist ahānīt- [ confer, compare vadh-]; future hantā- ; haṃsyati- ; haniṣy/ati-, te- etc.; infinitive mood h/antum-,Ved. also h/antave-, tav/ai-, toḥ-; ind.p. hatv/ā-,Ved. also tv/ī-, tvāya-, -hatya-; -hanya- ; -gh/ātam- etc.) , to strike, beat (also a drum) , pound, hammer (accusative), strike etc. upon (locative case) etc. ; to smite, slay, hit, kill, mar, destroy ; to put to death, cause to be executed ; to strike off ; to ward off, avert ; to hurt, wound (the heart) ; to hurl (a dart) upon (genitive case) ; (in astronomy) to touch, come into contact ; to obstruct, hinder ; to repress, give up, abandon (anger, sorrow etc.) ; (?) to go, move : Passive voice hany/ate- (Epic also ti-; Aorist avadhi-or aghāni-), to be struck or killed etc. etc.: Causal ghātayati-, te- (properly a Nom.fr. ghāta- q.v; Aorist ajīghatat-or ajīghanat-), to cause to be slain or killed, kill, slay, put to death, punish etc. ; to notify a person's death (kaṃsaṃ ghātayati- equals kaṃsa-vadham ācaṣṭe-) Va1rtt. 6 ; to mar, destroy (varia lectio): Desiderative j/ighāṃsati-, te- (Potential jighāṃsīyat- ; imperfect tense ajighāṃsīḥ- ), to wish to kill or destroy etc. etc.: Intensive j/aṅghanti- (; parasmE-pada jaṅghanat-, j/aṅghnat-or gh/anighnat-), jaṅghanyate- (with pass. sense ), jeghnīyate- () , to strike = tread upon (locative case or accusative) ; to slay, kill ; to dispel (darkness) , destroy (evil, harm) ; to hurt, injure, wound [ confer, compare Greek , ; , ; Latin de-fendere,of-fendere; Lit.genu,gi4ti; Slavonic or Slavonian gu8nati.] View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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adhyavahananam अध्यवहननम् [अधि उपरि अवहननम्] Beating again what is being threshed and peeled (पूर्वावघातेन वितुषीकर- णे$पि पुनरवघातः).
apahananam अपहननम् Warding off, repelling &c.
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avahanana n. threshing, un husking; lung; -hâra, m. putting off; -hârya, fp. to be made to pay (ac.); that must be caused to be paid; -hâsa, m. jest; derision; -hâsya, fp. ridiculous: -tâ, f. abst. n.; -hita, pp. √ dhâ; -helâ, f. contempt: in. with the greatest ease.
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dundubhim āhananābhyām AVś.20.133.1; Aś.8.3.19; Vait.32.25.
kṣipraṃ vai tasyāhanane # AVś.12.5.47a.
namo dundubhyāya cāhananyāya (MS. dundubhaye cāhananīyāya) ca # VS.16.35; TS.4.5.7.1; MS.2.9.7: 125.11; KS.17.14.
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ahanan

avahananam   

dhānyāt lomānāṃ dūrīkaraṇasya kriyā yā prāyaḥ yantreṇa vṛṣabhaiḥ vā kriyate।

saḥ vṛṣabhaiḥ dhānyasya avahananaṃ karoti।

ahanan

ātmaghātaḥ, ātmavadhaḥ, ātmahananam, ātmavyāpādanam, prāṇatyāgaḥ, dehatyāgaḥ, jīvitatyāgaḥ, jīvotsargaḥ, ātmadrohaḥ, kāmyamaraṇam, ātmahatyā   

svaprāṇanāśanam।

ātmaghātaḥ mahāpāpam।

ahanan

kuṭṭanakarma, avahananakarma   

avahananasya kāryam।

śīlā kuṭṭanena eva svasya jīvananirvāham akarot।

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