Jainendravyakarana, Jainendravyākaraṇa: 4 definitions


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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Jainendravyākaraṇa (जैनेन्द्रव्याकरण).—Name of a grammar work written by Pujyapada Devanandin, also called Siddhanandin, in the fifth century A.D. The grammar is based on the Astadhyay of Panini,the section on Vedic accent and the rules of Panini explaining Vedic forms being,of course, neglected. The grammar is called Jainendra Vyakarana or Jainendra Sabdanusasana. The work is available in two versions, one consisting of 3000 sutras and the other of 3700 sutras. it has got many commentaries, of which the Mahavrtti written by Abhayanandin is the principal one. For details see Jainendra Vyakarana, introduction published by the Bharatiya Jnanapitha Varadasi.

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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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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Jainendravyākaraṇa (जैनेन्द्रव्याकरण) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—or, from its five chapters, pañcādhyāyī by Devanandin. Report. Xxxviii (Jainendravyākaraṇapañcavastu). Np. Vii, 68. Taylor. 1, 349. Oppert. Ii, 318. 4602 (Jainavyākaraṇa). Rice. 308. Peters. 2, 67. 3, 392. W. 1634. Bühler 543. See Madhyajainendravyākaraṇa. Compare Zachariae in Bezzenberger's Beitra7ge V, 296.
—[commentary] Mahāvṛtti by Abhayanandin. L. 2426. Report. Xxxviii. Np. Vii, 68. W. 1634.
—[commentary] Jainendravyākaraṇaśabdārṇavacandrikā, composed in 1205, by Somadeva. Kh. 17. Report. Xxxviii.

2) Jainendravyākaraṇa (जैनेन्द्रव्याकरण):—by Devanandin. [Bhau Dāji Memorial] 17. Gov. Or. Libr. Madras 29. Rgb. 1139. See Mahāº and Laghuº.
—[commentary] Mahāvṛtti by Abhayanandin. Rgb. 1140.

3) Jainendravyākaraṇa (जैनेन्द्रव्याकरण):—by Devanandin. Ulwar 1133. Extr. 251.
—[commentary] by Abhayanandin. Ulwar 1134. 2468. Extr. 252.
—[commentary] by Guṇanandin. Ulwar 1133.

4) Jainendravyākaraṇa (जैनेन्द्रव्याकरण):—Ak 1223. Bd. 1055.

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

Jainendravyākaraṇa (जैनेन्द्रव्याकरण):—[=jainendra-vyākaraṇa] [from jainendra > jaina > jaitra] n. Name of a grammar by Abhaya-nandi (commented on by Deva-nandi, Abhayaand Soma-deva).

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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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