Papavashiyas, aka: Pāpavaśīyas, Papa-vashiyas; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Pāpavaśīyas can be transliterated into English as Papavasiyas or Papavashiyas, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Pāpavaśīyas (पापवशीयस्).—a.

1) inverted

2) confused. (-m.) inversion, confusion.

Pāpavaśīyas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāpa and vaśīyas (वशीयस्).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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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