Shrenyadi, Śreṇyādi: 1 definition


Shrenyadi 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.

The Sanskrit term Śreṇyādi can be transliterated into English as Srenyadi or Shrenyadi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Śreṇyādi (श्रेण्यादि).—A class of words headed by the word श्रेणि (śreṇi), which are compounded with words like कृत (kṛta) if they stand in apposition, provided the word so compounded has got the sense of the affix च्वि (cvi) i. e. having become what was not before; cf. अश्रेणयः श्रेणयः कृताः श्रेणिकृताः, एककृताः (aśreṇayaḥ śreṇayaḥ kṛtāḥ śreṇikṛtāḥ, ekakṛtāḥ) Kas, on P. II. 1. 59.

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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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