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abhi acct adhas Agni akin anta asunder asura atha atman Avestan beast Bhima Brahman bring caste caus cause Church Slavonic cognate collateral form connection cover daksina dark denom desid desire drink earth end of cpds equiv evam fire ghrta gods Goth grdv heaven hither hold Indra instr intens intrans king later look lord moon move noun Old High one's orig pari pass perhaps person praise Prakrit prati prep prince prob pron prop purva RIGVEDA root sacred sacrifice Sanskrit shine sing stem subst tasmat tatha thing tion trans u p a unto Vbhu Veda Vedic verb vidha Vjan Vlkr Vritra Vstha whence Whitney word yatha yati
Page iii - Numerous enquiries for such a book have been addressed to me by persons very remote from any of the higher institutions of learning.
Page 254 - Cognate with which are Camena (or Cas-men-ja), the name of the goddess of song; cens-ere, "to declare, pass judgment on," with which may be compared Anglo-Saxon herian, " praise." With Cas-men the following cognate Sanskrit terms may be fruitfully compared : fans, to recite a sacred hymn or text to a god by way of praise ; to praise ; to make a solemn wish, whether blessing or cursing, resembling in this the Latin imprtcari ; to announce or communicate.
Page 202 - ... the gods, in general any pious expression at divine service ; (2) holy speech, especially the magic formula; (3) the word of God; (4) holy wisdom, theology, theosophy; (5) holy life, especially...
Page 253 - C.). a, (RV.) put on (as a covering, ac.) ; wrap oneself in (lc.). upa, put on (the sacred cord over the left shoulder and under the right arm), ni, put or hang on : pp.
Page xix - Das Aitareya Brahmana. Mit Ausziigen aus dem Commentare von Sayanacarya und anderen Beilagen herausgegeben von Theodor Aufrecht.