Dridhadi, Dṛḍhādi: 1 definition


Dridhadi 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 Dṛḍhādi can be transliterated into English as Drdhadi or Dridhadi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Dṛḍhādi (दृढादि).—A class of words headed by दृढ (dṛḍha) to which the tad. affix य (ya) (ष्यञ् (ṣyañ)) or इमन् (iman) (इमनिच् (imanic)) is added in the sense of nature (भाव (bhāva)); त्व (tva) and तल् (tal) (ता ()) can, of course, be added optionally e.g. दार्ढ्यम्, द्रढिमा दृढत्वम्, दृढता (dārḍhyam, draḍhimā dṛḍhatvam, dṛḍhatā).See also लावण्य शैत्य, औष्ण्य, जाड्य, पाण्डित्य, मौर्ख्य (lāvaṇya śaitya, auṣṇya, jāḍya, pāṇḍitya, maurkhya) etc.; cf Kas. on P. V. 1. 123.

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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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