Feminine of vipra
dominic.goodall at GMAIL.COM
Mon Mar 29 00:31:29 EDT 2010
It seems to occur in accounts of miscegenation, for example this one
from the end of the Vaikhaanasag.rhyasuutra:
amba.s.thaad vipraayaa.m naavika.h, samudrapa.nyamatsyajiivii
samudrala"nghanaa.m naava.m plaavayati.
Also Suprabhedaagama, kriyaapaada 2:60ab, this time with a different
amba.s.thasya tu vipraayaa.m jaato vaapakav.rttika.h|
On 29 Mar 2010, at 09:33, Mahes Raj Pant wrote:
> Dear List members
> Though both Monier-Williams and Macdonell have the entry of viprA as
> the feminine of vipra
> in their respective dictionaries, I do not remember its usage in
> literature. Could you enlighten me in this matter?
> I look forward to hearing you.
> Sincerely yours
> Mahes Raj Pant
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