Etatprathama, Etad-prathama: 2 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Etatprathama (एतत्प्रथम).—a. one who does anything for the first time.

Etatprathama is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms etad and prathama (प्रथम).

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

Etatprathama (एतत्प्रथम):—[=etat-prathama] [from etat > etad] mfn. doing this for the first time, [Pāṇini 6-2, 162.]

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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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