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Grammatical Sūtra: पूर्वे भूतपूर्वे pūrve bhūtapūrve
Individual Word Components: pūrve bhūtapūrve
Sūtra with anuvṛtti words: pūrve bhūtapūrve prakṛtyā (6.2.1), pūrvapadam (6.2.1), tatpuruṣe (6.2.2)
Type of Rule: vidhi
Preceding adhikāra rule:6.1.136 (1aḍabhyāsavyavāye 'pi)


The first member of a Tatpurusha compound preserves its original accent when the word ((pūrva)) is the second member, and the sense is "this had been lately ­". Source: Aṣṭādhyāyī 2.0

[In a Tatpuruṣá compound 2 the first member retains its original accent 1 when co-occurring before 1.1.66 the nominal stem 4.1.1] °-pūva- `preceding' to denote [something which had] occurred earlier (bhū-ta-pūrv-e). Source: From Aṣṭādhyāyī of Pāṇini In Roman Transliteration translated by Sumitra M. Katre, Copyright © 1987. Courtesy of the University of Texas Press.

Source:Srisa Chandra Vasu's Aṣṭādhyāyī of Pāṇini

Anuvṛtti: 6.2.1, 6.2.2


Kāśikāvṛttī1: pūrvaśade uttarapade bhūtapūrvavācini tatpuruṣe samāse pūrvapadaṃ prakṛtisvara   See More

Kāśikāvṛttī2: pūrve bhūtapūrve 6.2.22 pūrvaśade uttarapade bhūtapūrvavācini tatpuruṣe samāse    See More

Nyāsa2: pūrvo bhūtapūrve. , 6.2.22 "āḍha()o bhūtapūrvaḥ" iti. yaḥ pūrvamāḍha()   See More

1.Source: Arsha Vidya Gurukulam
2.Source: Sanskrit Documents


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