Trimuni, Tri-muni: 5 definitions


Trimuni 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

1) Trimuni (त्रिमुनि).—The famous three ancient grammarians Panini (the author of the Sutras), Katyayana (the author of the Varttikas), and Patanjali (the author of the Mahabhasya;)

2) Trimuni.—The grammar of Panini, called so, being the contribution of the reputed triad of Grammarians.

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Trimuni (त्रिमुनि).—ind. having the three sages पाणिनि, कात्यायन (pāṇini, kātyāyana) and पतञ्जलि (patañjali); त्रिमुनि व्याकरणम् (trimuni vyākaraṇam).

Trimuni is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tri and muni (मुनि).

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

Trimuni (त्रिमुनि):—[=tri-muni] [from tri] mfn. (grammar) produced by the 3 Munis ([Pāṇini; Kātyāyana; Patañjali]), [Pāṇini 2-1, 19; Kāśikā-vṛtti; Madhusūdana]

[Sanskrit to German]

Trimuni in German

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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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