Pratyayanta, Pratyayānta, Pratyayamta: 2 definitions


Pratyayanta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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)

[«previous next»] — Pratyayanta in Vyakarana glossary
Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Pratyayānta (प्रत्ययान्त).—(प्रकृति (prakṛti)) a base ending in an affix, a secondary base as opposed to the original base, which is described to be of six kinds. सुप्प्रत्ययान्ता (suppratyayāntā) (प्रकृतिः (prakṛtiḥ)) as in अहंयुः, सायंतनम् (ahaṃyuḥ, sāyaṃtanam) etc.; तिङ्प्रत्ययान्ता (tiṅpratyayāntā) as in पचतितराम्, आस्तिकः, पचतभृज्जता (pacatitarām, āstikaḥ, pacatabhṛjjatā) etc.; कृत्प्रत्ययान्ता (kṛtpratyayāntā) as in कृत्रिमम् सांराविणम् (kṛtrimam sāṃrāviṇam) etc.; तद्धितप्रत्ययान्ता (taddhitapratyayāntā) as in गार्ग्यायणः, तत्रत्यः (gārgyāyaṇaḥ, tatratyaḥ) etc.; धातुसंज्ञाप्रत्ययान्ता (dhātusaṃjñāpratyayāntā) as in चिकीर्षा, कण्डूया (cikīrṣā, kaṇḍūyā) etc.; स्त्रीप्रत्ययान्ता (strīpratyayāntā) as in गङ्गेयः, गौरेयः, काद्रवेयः (gaṅgeyaḥ, gaureyaḥ, kādraveyaḥ) etc.

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

Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pratyayanta in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Pratyayāṃta (ಪ್ರತ್ಯಯಾಂತ):—[adjective] ending with a grammatical inflection.

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Pratyayāṃta (ಪ್ರತ್ಯಯಾಂತ):—[noun] a word ending with a grammatical inflection.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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