Kriyavisheshana, Kriyāviśēṣaṇa, Kriyāviśeṣaṇa, Kriya-visheshana: 4 definitions


Kriyavisheshana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 terms Kriyāviśēṣaṇa and Kriyāviśeṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Kriyavisesana or Kriyavisheshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Kriyāviśeṣaṇa (क्रियाविशेषण).—Determinant or modifier of a verbal activity; cf. क्रियाविशेषणं चेति वक्तव्यम् । सुष्टु पचति दुष्टु पचति (kriyāviśeṣaṇaṃ ceti vaktavyam | suṣṭu pacati duṣṭu pacati) M.Bh. on II.1.1; nouns used as Kriyāviśeṣaṇa are put in the neuter gender, and in the nom. or the acc. case in the sing. number; cf. क्रियाविशेषणानां कर्मत्वं नपुंसकलिङ्गता च (kriyāviśeṣaṇānāṃ karmatvaṃ napuṃsakaliṅgatā ca) Pari.Bhāśkara Pari.56.

context information

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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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kriyāviśēṣaṇa (क्रियाविशेषण).—n kriyāviśēṣaṇaavyaya m (S) A qualifying word used with verbs, an adverb of verbs.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

kriyāviṣēśaṇa (क्रियाविषेशण).—n An adverb of verbs.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kriyāviśeṣaṇa (क्रियाविशेषण).—

1) an adverb.

2) a predicative adjective.

Derivable forms: kriyāviśeṣaṇam (क्रियाविशेषणम्).

Kriyāviśeṣaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kriyā and viśeṣaṇa (विशेषण).

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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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