Samasan, Samasaṇ: 1 definition


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In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Samasaṇ (समसण्).—tad. affix समस् (samas) applied to the word इदम् (idam) to form the word ऐषमः (aiṣamaḥ) meaning 'this year'; cf. इदमः समसण् । इदमः समसण् प्रत्यये निपात्यते संवत्सरेभिधेये । अस्मिन्संवत्सरे ऐषमः । (idamaḥ samasaṇ | idamaḥ samasaṇ pratyaye nipātyate saṃvatsarebhidheye | asminsaṃvatsare aiṣamaḥ |) M.Bh. on P. V. 3.22 Vart. 3.

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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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