Pratilomya, Prātilōmya, Prātilomya: 10 definitions


Pratilomya 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Prātilomya (प्रातिलोम्य).—In inverse order, antithesis. reverse sense; e. g. प्र (pra) and परा (parā) mean the reverse of आ (ā), or प्रति (prati) means the reverse of अभि (abhi); cf आ इत्यर्वागर्थे । प्र परेत्येतस्य प्रातिलोम्यम् (ā ityarvāgarthe | pra paretyetasya prātilomyam) etc. Nir. I. 4.

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pratilomya in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

prātilōmya (प्रातिलोम्य).—n S (prati Against, lōma Hair.) Contrariety to the natural course or order; course against the hair or grain; reverseness.

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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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pratilomya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prātilomya (प्रातिलोम्य).—

1) Inversion, inverted or reverse order; क्षत्तृवैदेहकौ तद्वत् प्रातिलोम्येऽपि जन्मनि (kṣattṛvaidehakau tadvat prātilomye'pi janmani) (sparśādiyogyau) Ms.1.13.

2) Hostility, opposition, hostile feeling; दुःशासनः प्राति- लोम्यान्निनाय सभामध्ये श्वशुराणां च कृष्णाम् (duḥśāsanaḥ prāti- lomyānnināya sabhāmadhye śvaśurāṇāṃ ca kṛṣṇām) Mb.5.29.39.

Derivable forms: prātilomyam (प्रातिलोम्यम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Prātilomya (प्रातिलोम्य).—n.

(-myaṃ) Inverted order. E. pratiloma, and ṣyañ aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Prātilomya (प्रातिलोम्य).—i. e. pratiloma + ya, n. Inverted order, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 10, 13.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Prātilomya (प्रातिलोम्य).—[neuter] inverted order; [instrumental] [adverb]

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

1) Prātilomya (प्रातिलोम्य):—[=prāti-lomya] [from prāti] n. ([from] -loma) contrary direction, inverse order, [Nirukta, by Yāska; Manu-smṛti] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] opposition, [Mahābhārata; Rājataraṅgiṇī] (a-prātil).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Prātilomya (प्रातिलोम्य):—[prāti-lomya] (myaṃ) 1. n. Inverted order.

[Sanskrit to German]

Pratilomya in German

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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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