[uhg-nee; English ag-nee]


Hindu Mythology. the god of fire, one of the three chief divinities of the Vedas.

Origin of Agni

< Sanskrit: fire, the fire-god; akin to Latin ignis, Russian ogón' fire Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Hinduism the god of fire, one of the three chief deities of the Vedas

Word Origin for Agni

Sanskrit: fire
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