Pancadhyayi, Pañcādhyāyī: 2 definitions


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[«previous next»] — Pancadhyayi in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Pañcādhyāyī (पञ्चाध्यायी) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—[anonymous] Oppert. Ii, 6028. 7147. Compare Nyāyapañcādhyāyī.

2) Pañcādhyāyī (पञ्चाध्यायी):—a part of the tenth Skandha of the Bhāgavatapurāṇa. Oudh. Xv, 24.
—[commentary] Viśuddharasadīpikā. Oudh. Xv, 24.
—[commentary] by Cakravartin. Oudh. Xiii, 36.

3) Pañcādhyāyī (पञ्चाध्यायी):—grammar, by Pūjyapāda. Np. Vii, 68. See Jainendravyākaraṇa.

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

Pañcādhyāyī (पञ्चाध्यायी):—[from pañca] f. ‘consisting of 5 chapters’, Name of sub voce works.

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