Sutrashatakanyaya, Sūtraśāṭakanyāya: 1 definition


Sutrashatakanyaya 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 Sūtraśāṭakanyāya can be transliterated into English as Sutrasatakanyaya or Sutrashatakanyaya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Sūtraśāṭakanyāya (सूत्रशाटकन्याय).—Reference to something as present, when, in fact, it is yet to come into existence, on the analogy of the expression अस्य सूत्रस्य शाटकं वय (asya sūtrasya śāṭakaṃ vaya); cf. भाविनी संज्ञा विज्ञास्यते सूत्रशाटकवत् । (bhāvinī saṃjñā vijñāsyate sūtraśāṭakavat |) M. Bh. on P. I. 3. 12 Vart. 2.

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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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