is found used in connection with a bahuvrihi compound made up of three words; cf. the term त्रिपद- बहुव्रीहि.
त्रिपादीa term usually used in conne- ction with the last three Padas (ch. VIII. 2, VIII. 3 and VIII. 4) of Panini’s Ashtadhyayi, the rules in which are not valid by convention to rules in the first seven chapters and a quarter, as also a later rule in which (the Tripadi) is not valid to an earlier one; cf. पूर्वत्रासिद्धम् P. VIII.2.1; (2) name of a critical treatise on Panini's grammar ("The Tripadi") written by Dr. H. E. Buiskool recently.
त्रिभाष्यरत्न name of a commentary on the Taittiriya Pratisakhya written by Somayarya. The commentary is said to have been based on the three Bhasya works attributed to the three ancient Vedic scholars- Vararuci, Mahiseya and Atreya.
त्रिमात्र consisting of three moras or matras. The protracted or प्लुत vowels are said to consist of three matras as contrasted with the short and long vowels which respectively consist of one and two matras; cf. Kas. on P.I.2.27.
त्रिमुनि (1) the famous three ancient grammarians Panini (the author of the Sutras), Katyayana (the author of the Varttikas), and Patanjali (the author of the Mahabhasya;) (2) the grammar of Panini, called so, being the contribution of the reputed triad of Grammarians.
त्रिरुक्त repeated thrice, occurring thrice; a term used in the Prati- Sakhya works in respect of a word which is repeated in the krama and other artificial recitations.
त्रिलोकनाथ son of Vaidyanatha who wrote a small treatise on karakas
त्रिलॊचन a scholar of grammar who has written a small work named अव्ययशब्दवृत्ति on the uses of indeclin- ables.
त्रिविक्रम pupil of Vardhamana who wrote a gloss called ’पञ्जिकॊद्द्यॊत’. on the Katantra-vrtti
त्रिशिखा name of a commentary on the Paribhasendusekhara written by Laksminrsimha in the 18th century.
त्रैकाल्य all the three times, past, present and future; cf. त्रयः काला: समाहृताः त्रिकालम्, त्रिकालमेव त्रैकाल्यम् । स्वार्थे ष्यञ् Uvvatabhasya on V. Pr. I. I5.
त्रैपादिक a rule or an operation pres- cribed by Panini in the last three quarters of his Astadhyayi. See त्रिपादी above.
त्रैशब्द्य a collection of three words (to express the same sense); cf. अपि च त्रैशब्द्यं न प्रकल्पते । अस्पृक्षत् अस्पार्क्षीत् अस्प्राक्षीदिति M. Bh. on III. 1.44; cf. also M. Bh. on P. I. 4.74, IV. 1. 88, IV. 2.60 etc.
त्रेस्वर्य (l) use of the three accents acute, grave and circumflex at the time of the recital of the Veda; त्रयः स्वरा एव त्रैस्वर्यम्; cf. चातुर्वर्ण्यादीनां स्वार्थॆ उपसंख्यानम् । त्रैलोक्यम् , त्रैस्यर्यम् Kas, on P. V. 1. 124. cf. also यद्येवं त्रैस्वर्ये न प्रकल्पते तत्र को दोषः। त्रैस्वर्येणाधीमहॆ इत्ये- तन्नोपपद्यते । M. Bh. on P. I. 2.31.
त्र्यक्षर (a word) having three vowels or syllables in it; त्र्यच् or त्र्यच्क; cf. द्व्यक्षरव्यक्षरेभ्य इति वक्तव्यम् cf. M. Bh. on VIII 4.6.
त्र्यम्बक a grammarian of the nine- teenth century, who resided at Wai in Satara District and wrote a commentary on the Paribhasen- dusekhara which is named त्र्यम्बकी after the writer.