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The Joy of Sanskrit

Week 19. Vocabulary

 

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Week 19. Makkomas-sūtras

 

19.1 The suffix -vān (like bhagavān) shows possession.

19.2 Vṛddhi derivative: strengthen to vṛddhi, add -ya.

19.3 The imperative gives and order, like an emperor.

19.4 Upapada is a compound made with a verbal root.

 


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