śyan श्यन्

Definition: a vikarana or conjugational sign of the fourth conjugation added to roots headed by दिव्, before the Sarvadhatuka affixes; e.g.. दीव्यति, पुष्यति, etc. श्यन् is added optionally with शप् (अ) to the roots भ्राश्, भ्रम्, क्लम् and others, as also to यस्.

Dictionary: Abhyankar
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