Pitrikulya, aka: Pitṛkulyā, Pitri-kulya; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Pitṛkulyā can be transliterated into English as Pitrkulya or Pitrikulya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Pitṛkulyā (पितृकुल्या).—Name of a river rising in the Malaya mountain.

Pitṛkulyā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pitṛ and kulyā (कुल्या).

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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