m म्

Definition: fifth letter of the labial class of consonants which is possessed of the properties नादानुप्रदान, घोष, कण्ठसंवृतत्व, अल्पप्राणत्व and अानुनासिक्य; (2) substitute म् (मश्) for अम् of the 1st. pers. sing. in Vedic literature; e.g. वधीं वृत्रम्| cf. अमो मश् P. VII, 1.40;

Dictionary: Abhyankar
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