Related Sanskrit Words:
Derived Words in Other Languages:
vājín [ vAjin ]
mfn. swift, spirited, impetuous, heroic, warlike, RV. etc. ( with ratha, m. a war-chariot, superl. vājín-tama )
strong, manly, procreative, potent, RV. TS. Br.
winged, ( ifc. ) having any thing for wings, BhP.
feathered ( as an arrow ), Hariv.
m. a warrior, hero, man, RV. ( often applied to gods, esp. to Agni, Indra, the Maruts etc. )
the steed of a war-chariot, ib.
a horse, stallion, Mn. MBh. etc.
N. of the number ' seven, ' Gol. ( cf. aśva )
a bridle, L.
a bird, L.
an arrow, L.
Adhatoda Vasika, L.
pl. ' the Coursers, ' a class of divine beings ( prob. the steeds of the gods, but accord. to TBr. Agni, Vāyu and Sūrya ), RV. Br. ŚrS. ( vājināṃ sāma, N. of a Sāman, ĀrshBr. )
the school of Vājasaneya ( so called because the Sun in the shape of a horse revealed to Yājñavalkya partic. Yajus verses called a-yātayāmāni, q.v. ), VP.
( inī ), f. see below.