Shakatayanavyakarana, Śākaṭāyanavyākaraṇa: 3 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Śākaṭāyanavyākaraṇa can be transliterated into English as Sakatayanavyakarana or Shakatayanavyakarana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Śākaṭāyanavyākaraṇa (शाकटायनव्याकरण).—The treatise on grammar written by Sakatayana. See शाकटायन (śākaṭāyana).

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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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[«previous next»] — Shakatayanavyakarana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Śākaṭāyanavyākaraṇa (शाकटायनव्याकरण) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—by Abhinavaśākaṭāyana, a grammar set up by the Jaina community in opposition to the orthodox Aṣṭādhyāyī. [Mackenzie Collection] 160. Taylor. 1, 95. 348. 349. 353. Oppert. Ii, 328. 4984. Rice. 24. Bu7hler 544 (and—[commentary]).
—[commentary] Amoghavṛtti. Rice. 306. Quoted in Mādhavīyadhātuvṛtti.
—[commentary] Prakriyāsaṃgraha by Abhayacandrasiddhānta Sūri. Rice. 308. Bu7hler 544.
—[commentary] Cintāmaṇi by Yakṣavarman. [Mackenzie Collection] 160. Rice. 308. W. 1638 ([fragmentary]). Bu7hler 544.
—[sub-commentary] Maṇiprakāśikā by Ajitasena. Rice. 308.
—[sub-commentary] Cintāmaṇipratipada by Muṅgarasa. Rice. 308.
—[sub-commentary] by Samantabhadra. Rice. 308.
—[commentary] Śākaṭāyanasūtranyāsa. Rice. 308. Quoted in Mādhavīyadhātuvṛtti. See besides Uṇādisūtra, Dhātupāṭha, Paribhāṣāḥ, Ṣaṭsūtra.

2) Śākaṭayanavyākaraṇa (शाकटयनव्याकरण):—the grammar of the pseudo Śākaṭāyana. Gov. Or. Libr. Madras 95.
—[commentary] Prakriyāsaṃgraha by Abhayacandra. ibid. This is probably a popular arrangement of Śākaṭāyana’s grammar after the pattern of the Prakriyāḥ.
—[commentary] Cintāmaṇi by Yakṣavarman. [Bhau Dāji Memorial] 114. Gov. Or. Libr. Madras 27. 93.

3) Śākaṭāyanavyākaraṇa (शाकटायनव्याकरण):—by Abhinavaśākaṭāyana. Bc 294. 405 (and C.). 454 (Paribhāṣāsūtra, Gaṇapāṭha, Uṇādisūtra, Liṅgānuśāsana). C. Amoghavṛtti. Śg. 2, 71 p. 169. C. Prakriyāsaṃgraha by Abhayacandrasiddhāntasūri. Bc 406.

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

Śākaṭāyanavyākaraṇa (शाकटायनव्याकरण):—[=śākaṭāyana-vyākaraṇa] [from śākaṭāyana > śākaṭa] n. Name of a grammar (adopted by the Jaina community in opposition to the orthodox Aṣṭādhyāyī).

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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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