Gargiya, Gargīya: 5 definitions


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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gargīya (गर्गीय).—mfn.

(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) A descendant of Garga. E. garga, and cha aff.

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

1) Gārgīya (गार्गीय):—[from gārga] 1. gārgīya [Nominal verb] [Parasmaipada] yati, to treat any one as a Gārgya[, vi, 4, 152; Kāśikā-vṛtti] : [Ātmanepada] yate, to behave like a Gārgya, [ib.]

2) [v.s. ...] 2. gārgīya mfn. coming from or composed by Garga, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā xi, 1]

3) [v.s. ...] coming from Gārgya, [Kāśikā-vṛtti on Pāṇini 4-2, 114 and vii, 1, 2]

4) [v.s. ...] m. [plural] ([i, 1, 73; Patañjali] and [vArttika] 1, [Patañjali]) the pupils of the descendants of Garga, iv, 1, 89 [vArttika] 2, [Patañjali] and, [Kāśikā-vṛtti]

5) [v.s. ...] m. the pupils of Gārgyāyaṇa, 91 [Kāśikā-vṛtti]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gargīya (गर्गीय):—[(yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) a.] A descendant of Garga, belonging to him.

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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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