A Prakrita Grammar

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Lalla Meharchand, 1883 - Prakrit language - 160 pages
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Page 5 - tossed by the wind.' When a conjunct consonant follows, it is always the first of the two meeting vowels, which is elided (when there is any elision at all, which is not always required). From the use of bahula, or 'variously...
Page 67 - VIPEAKAESHAH. (59.) This being an adhikara will be implied in the following Sutras. Yuktasya still continues to be implied from S. 9. We are therefore to understand that the subject of the succeeding Sutras to the end of the section will be the separation [yiprakarsha] of conjuncts.
Page 72 - ... or hanumanta for hanumat, the monkey-chief; others use the substitutes ilia and ulla in the sense of the affixes technically called saisMkah (cf.
Page 13 - A and the sibilants (ie, the pratyáhára yay\ Anuswára may optionally become the nasal of the class to which the letter belongs : as, SatiM, saniJio, anko, tmgam, sancharai, sandho, etc.
Page 26 - like,' is used to indicate that the rule only applies when the i followed by a conjunct consonant (as in pinda).
Page 43 - ... the last member of the compound, it is still elided. The author of the comment, therefore declares that ' the initial letter of the last member of a compound is considered as non-initial.') Y, váuná, naanam ; », jiam, diaho [cf.
Page 41 - The nine non-initial consonants k, g, ch, jt t> d, p, y, '• and v, when not joined to any other consonant and immediately preceded by a vowel, are generally elided ; as ?ff— ^taft ( %rar.

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