Takshashiladi, Takṣaśilādi: 1 definition


Takshashiladi 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 Takṣaśilādi can be transliterated into English as Taksasiladi or Takshashiladi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

[«previous next»] — Takshashiladi in Vyakarana glossary
Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Takṣaśilādi (तक्षशिलादि).—A class of words headed by तक्षशिला (takṣaśilā) to which the taddhita affix अ (a) (अञ् ()) is added in the sense of 'a native place or a domicile'. The word so formed has the acute accent on its first vowel; e. g. ताक्षशिलः वात्सोद्वरणः (tākṣaśilaḥ vātsodvaraṇaḥ); cf. Kas. on P. IV. 3.93.

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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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