Vikpapya, aka: Vish-papya; 1 Definition(s)


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Vikpapya (विक्पप्य).—goods, merchandise; विट्पण्यमुद्धृतोद्धारं विक्रेयं वित्तवर्धनम् (viṭpaṇyamuddhṛtoddhāraṃ vikreyaṃ vittavardhanam) Ms.1.85.

Derivable forms: vikpapyam (विक्पप्यम्).

Vikpapya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms viś and papya (पप्य).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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