Urahprabhriti, Uraḥprabhṛti: 1 definition

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Urahprabhriti 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 Uraḥprabhṛti can be transliterated into English as Urahprabhrti or Urahprabhriti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Uraḥprabhṛti (उरःप्रभृति).—A class of words headed by the word उरस् (uras) to which the samāsānta affix क (ka) (कप् (kap)) is added, when these words stand at the end of Bahuvrihi compounds; cf. व्यूढमुरोस्य व्यूढोरस्कः (vyūḍhamurosya vyūḍhoraskaḥ) similarly प्रियसर्पिष्कः (priyasarpiṣkaḥ), Kāś. on P.V.I.151.

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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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