Vigrihita, Vigṛhīta: 2 definitions

Introduction

Vigrihita 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 Vigṛhīta can be transliterated into English as Vigrhita or Vigrihita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Vigṛhīta (विगृहीत).—Shown by separating the combined elements, for instance, the two or more words in a compound or, the base or affix from a word which is a combination of the base (प्रकृति (prakṛti)) and the affix (प्रत्ययः (pratyayaḥ)); cf. तदेव सूत्रं विगृहीतं व्याख्यानं भवति (tadeva sūtraṃ vigṛhītaṃ vyākhyānaṃ bhavati) M.Bh. on I.1. Ahnika 1, Vart. 11, 14; also cf. अवारपाराद् विगृहीतादपि (avārapārād vigṛhītādapi) P. IV.2. 93 Vart.1.

context information

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-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vigṛhīta (विगृहीत).—p. p.

1) Divided, dissolved, analysed, resolved (as a compound).

2) Seized.

3) Encountered, opposed.

4) Obstructed, stopped; see विग्रह् (vigrah) above.

context information

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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