Abhidhayakatva, Abhidhāyakatva, Abhidhayaka-tva: 2 definitions


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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhidhāyakatva (अभिधायकत्व):—[=abhi-dhāyaka-tva] [from abhi-dhāyaka > abhi-dhā] n. the state of being expressive.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhidhāyakatva (अभिधायकत्व):—n.

(-tvam) The being indicative or expressive of; e. g. Kāvyapr.: vākyasyāsaṃbaddhatvasyābhidhāyakatvam &c.— Used in Mīmāṃsā writings in the sense of anuvādakatva or anuvāda; see the remark and instance s. v. abhidhāna 1. 1. E. abhidhāyaka, taddh. aff. tva.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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