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Grammatical Sūtra: द्विस्त्रिश्चतुरिति कृत्वोऽर्थे dvistriścaturiti kṛtvo'rthe
Individual Word Components: dvistriścatuḥ (avibhaktyantanirdeśaḥ) iti kṛtvo'rthe
Sūtra with anuvṛtti words: dvistriścatuḥ (avibhaktyantanirdeśaḥ) iti kṛtvo'rthe padasya (8.1.16), pūrvatra (8.2.1), asiddham (8.2.1), saṁhitāyām (8.2.108), visarjanīyasya (8.3.34), kupvoḥ (8.3.37), saḥ (8.3.38), ṣaḥ (8.3.39), anyatarasyām (8.3.42)
Type of Rule: vidhi
Preceding adhikāra rule:8.3.4 (1anunāsikāt paro 'nusvāraḥ)


((ṣ)) is optionally the substitute of the visargas of ((dvis)), ((tris)) and ((catur)) when they are used as Numeral adverbs, (before a hard guttural and labial). Source: Aṣṭādhyāyī 2.0

[The substitute phoneme retroflex ṣ 38 optionally 42 replaces padá 1.16 final 1.1.52 ḥ 34 of] dvís `twice', trís `thrice' and catúr `four times' when denoting the sense of [the affix 3.1.1] kr̥tvás (5.4.17,20) `times' [before 1.1.66 a velar or labial stop 37 in continuous utterance 2.108]. 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: 8.3.34, 8.3.37, 8.3.38, 8.3.39, 8.3.42


Kāśikāvṛttī1: ṣaḥ iti sambadhyate. dvis tris caturityeteṣāṃ kṛtvo 'rthe vartamanānāṃ visarja   See More

Kāśikāvṛttī2: dvistriścaturiti kṛtvo 'rthe 8.3.43 ṣaḥ iti sambadhyate. dvis tris caturityeteṣ   See More

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


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