Origin of ahi
Examples from the Web for ahi
It was impersonated as Ahi or Vritra, the snake demon which brings darkness and drives away the kindly rain.
But Sir J. Lubbock admits “asi” is the same word as “ahi,” and if “ahi” denotes light and heat, it also signifies fire.Tradition|John Francis Arundell
The Maori explained that it was an ahi tapu, a sacred fire, used in the Hauhau war-rites.The adventures of Kimble Bent|James Cowan
The old weather god was Indra, who wars with Vritra or Ahi, the dragon demon of drought, whom he compels to dispense the rain.
A, muchachos, ahi estan los quesos duros que trajimos de sobornal?The Gegence; A Comedy Ballet in the Nahuatl-Spanish Dialect of Nicaragua|Daniel G. Brinton