ind. (after an ablativeadverb or in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound') beginning with, from--forward or upward, since (exempli gratia, 'for example'bālyāt prabhṛti-,"from boyhood upwards"; janma-pr-,"from birth"; adya pr-,"beginning from to-day, henceforth"; tataḥ-or tadā pr-,"thenceforth"etc.)
प्रभृतिः f. 1 Beginning, commencement; generally used in this sense as the last member of Bah. compound; इन्द्रप्रभृतयो देवाः &c. -2 Ved. An oblation. -3 Throwing or casting (Ved.). -ind. From, ever since, beginning with (with abl.); शैशवात् प्रभृति पोषितां प्रियाम् U.1.45; Ku.3.26. R.2.38; अद्यप्रभृति henceforward; ततः प्रभृति, अतः प्रभृति &c.
f. offering (of praise or sacrifice); throw, stroke, blow; beginning: --°ree; a. having as its beginning=beginning with, and the remainder, and so forth (±an accompanying substantive in the pl.); ad. --°ree; or immediately following an ad. in -tas or an ad. of time, from -onwards: ganma prabhriti, from birth; tatah or tadâ pra bhriti, from that time onwards, thenceforth; adya --, from now or to-day (the pcl.eva as a rule follows prabhriti, not the preceding ad.): -ka, a. --°ree;=prabhriti, beginning with, and so forth.
noun (feminine) a throw or stroke (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
beginning (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
bringing forward (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
commencement (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
offering (of sacrifice or praise) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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