ñyaṅ ञ्यङ्

Definition: tad. affix in the sense of 'a descendant' added to words beginning with अा, ऐ, ओ or ending with इ, as also to the words कौसल and अजाद् provided they mean a country and a Ksatriya too; e.g. सौवीर्यः, आवन्त्यः, कौन्त्यः कौसल्यः, अाजाद्यः; cf. P. IV.1.171.

Dictionary: Abhyankar
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