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haihaya

haihaiya Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary haihaya m. N. of a race (said to have been descendants of Yadu ; they are described in the Puranas as separated into 5 divisions , viz. the Talajanghas , Viti-hotras , Avantyas , Tundikeras , and Jatas ; they are , said to have overrun parts of India along with the Sakas or Scythian tribes) MBh. R. Pur. &c. a king of the Haihayas (esp. applied to Arjuna Kartavirya , who is said to have had a thousand arms ; see {kArtavIrya}) ib. N. of a son of Sahasrada Hariv. of a son of Sata-jit Pur. (?) of a medical author Cat.
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