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  • proper noun Hinduism One of the most important Vedic sacrificial ritual, and name of the Rigvedic hymns 1.162-163 which deal with horse sacrifice.

Etymologies

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From Sanskrit अश्वमेध (áśva-medhá, "horse-sacrifice").

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