Tacchabdya, aka: Tācchabdya; 1 Definition(s)


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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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1) Tācchabdya (ताच्छब्द्य).—Use of a word for that word (of which the sense has been conveyed); the expression तादर्थ्या -त्ताच्छब्द्यम् (tādarthyā -ttācchabdyam) is often used by grammarians just like a Paribhasa; cf. अस्ति तादर्थ्यात्ताच्छब्द्यम् । बहुव्रीह्यर्थानि पदानि बहुव्रीहि-रिति (asti tādarthyāttācchabdyam | bahuvrīhyarthāni padāni bahuvrīhi-riti) M. Bh. on P. I.1.29; similarly तृतीयासमास (tṛtīyāsamāsa);for तृतीयार्थानि पदानि (tṛtīyārthāni padāni) M.Bh. on P.I.1.30 or समासार्थे शास्त्रं समासः (samāsārthe śāstraṃ samāsaḥ) M. Bh. on P.I.2.43;

2) Tācchabdya.—Use of a word for that word of which there is the vicinity; cf. अथवा साहचर्यात् ताच्छब्द्यं भविष्यति। कालसहचरितो वर्णः। वर्णोपि काल एव (athavā sāhacaryāt tācchabdyaṃ bhaviṣyati| kālasahacarito varṇaḥ| varṇopi kāla eva); M. Bh. on P.I.2.27 where the letter उ (u) is taken in the sense of time required for its utterance, the reason being that sound and time go together; cf. also M.Bh. on P.I.2.70, IV.3.48, V.2.79;

3) Tācchabdya.—Use of a word for that which resides there; cf. तात्स्थ्यात्ताच्छब्द्यं भविष्यति (tātsthyāttācchabdyaṃ bhaviṣyati) M.Bh. on V.4.50 Vart. 3. At all the above places, the use of one word for another is by Laksana.

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
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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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