Anakriti, Anākṛti: 1 definition


Anakriti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Anākṛti can be transliterated into English as Anakrti or Anakriti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Anākṛti (अनाकृति).—Not capable of presenting (on its mere utterance) any tangible form or figure the word is used in connection with a technical term (संज्ञाशब्द (saṃjñāśabda)) which presents its sense by a definition actually laid down or given in the treatise: cf. अनाकृतिः संज्ञा । आकृतिमन्तः संज्ञिनः (anākṛtiḥ saṃjñā | ākṛtimantaḥ saṃjñinaḥ) M. Bh. on I.1.1.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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