Agrasamkhya, aka: Agrasaṃkhyā, Agra-samkhya; 1 Definition(s)

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Agrasaṃkhyā (अग्रसंख्या).—the first place or rank; पुत्रः समारोपयदग्रसंख्याम् (putraḥ samāropayadagrasaṃkhyām) R.18.3.

Agrasaṃkhyā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms agra and saṃkhyā (संख्या).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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