Antarya, Āntarya: 3 definitions



Antarya 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.

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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Āntarya (आन्तर्य).—Proximity; close affinity ; close relationship. There are four kinds of such proximity as far as words in grammar are concerned; Re: the organs of speech (स्थानतः (sthānataḥ))as in दण्डा-ग्रम् (daṇḍā-gram), regarding the meaning(अर्थतः (arthataḥ))as in वातण्ड्ययुवतिः (vātaṇḍyayuvatiḥ), regarding the quality (गुण (guṇa)) as in पाकः रागः (pākaḥ rāgaḥ), and regarding the prosodial value (प्रमाण (pramāṇa)) as in अमुष्मै, अमूभ्याम् (amuṣmai, amūbhyām); cf. अनेकविधं आन्तर्यं स्थानार्थगुणप्रमाणकृतम् (anekavidhaṃ āntaryaṃ sthānārthaguṇapramāṇakṛtam) Par. Śek. Pari.13. cf. also Kāś. on I.1.50.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Antarya (अन्तर्य).—a. Interior, internal; being within, in the middle.

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Antarya (अन्तर्य).—a. Inner.

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Āntarya (आन्तर्य).—Nearest or closest relationship (as of letters); यथाप्यान्तरतम्यपरीक्षायामुपयोक्ष्यन्ते (yathāpyāntaratamyaparīkṣāyāmupayokṣyante) | Sk.

-āntarāgārika a. belonging to the duties of a storekeeper or chamberlain.

-kaḥ The chamberalain

-kam The office of the above.

Derivable forms: āntaryam (आन्तर्यम्).

See also (synonyms): āntaratamya.

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

1) Antarya (अन्तर्य):—[from antara] mfn. interior, ([gana] dig-ādi q.v.)

2) Āntarya (आन्तर्य):—[from āntara] n. near relationship (of two letters).

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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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