from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The Hindu god of fire and guardian of humanity.
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- proper n. A Hindu and Vedic deity of fire.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Plural of agnus.
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- n. (Sanskrit) Hindu god of fire in ancient and traditional India; one of the three chief deities of the Vedas
Sanskrit Agniḥ, from agniḥ, fire.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Sanskrit अग्नि (agní, "fire"). (Wiktionary)