Anyalinga, aka: Anyaliṅga, Anya-linga; 1 Definition(s)

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Anyaliṅga (अन्यलिङ्ग).—a. following the gender of another word (i. e. the substantive), an adjective; ऊषवानूषरो द्वावप्यन्यलिङ्गौ (ūṣavānūṣaro dvāvapyanyaliṅgau) Ak.

Anyaliṅga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms anya and liṅga (लिङ्ग). See also (synonyms): anyaliṅgaka.

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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