Vikritanirdesha, Vikṛtanirdeśa: 1 definition


Vikritanirdesha 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 Vikṛtanirdeśa can be transliterated into English as Vikrtanirdesa or Vikritanirdesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Vikṛtanirdeśa (विकृतनिर्देश).—Utterance of a word in its mutilated form with some object in view; e. g. दीव्यत् (dīvyat) for दीव्यति (dīvyati) in प्राग्दीव्यतो (prāgdīvyato)Sण् () P. IV. 1. 83; cf. किं पुनः कारणं विकृतनिर्दशः क्रियते । (kiṃ punaḥ kāraṇaṃ vikṛtanirdaśaḥ kriyate |) M. Bh. on P. IV.1.83; cf. also कर्ष इति विकृत-निर्देशः कृतार्निवृत्त्यर्थः (karṣa iti vikṛta-nirdeśaḥ kṛtārnivṛttyarthaḥ) Kas on P. VI. 1. 159; cf. also गोह इति विकृतिकरणं विषयार्थम् (goha iti vikṛtikaraṇaṃ viṣayārtham) Kas. on P.VI. 4. 89.

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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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