ṇvi ण्वि

Definition: krt, affix ण्वि i. e. zero, causing vrddhi, applied to the root भज् and to सह् and वह् in Vedic Literature if the root is preceded by any preposition (उपसर्ग) or a substantive as the upapada; e. g. अर्द्धभाक्, प्रभाक्, तुराषाट्, दित्यवाट्; cf. Kas. on P. III, 2.62, 63, 64.

Dictionary: Abhyankar
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