पुटमेतत् सुपुष्टितम्

upon as antaranga; e. g. the टिलोप in स्रजिष्ठ ( स्रग्विन् + इष्ठ ) is looked upon as अन्तरङ्ग with respect to the elision of विन् which is बहिरङ्ग. This kind of antarangatva is, of course, not admitted by Nagesa although mentioned by him; cf. Par. Sek. Pari. 50,

पूर्वान्त end of the previous. The word is used in connection with a vowel which is substituted for two vowels (एकादेश.). Such a substitute is look- ed upon as the ending vowel of the preceding word or the initial vowel of the succeeding word; it cannot be looked upon as both at one and the same time; cf. अन्तादिवच्च P. VI. 1. 85 and उभयत अाश्रयेण नान्तादिवत् Sira. Pari. 60; cf. also किं पुनरयं पूर्वान्तः अहोस्वित् परादिः अाहोस्विदभक्तः M. Bh. on I. 1. 47 Vart. 3.

पूर्वान्तसस्वर belonging to the previous vowel in syllabication; e. g. a con- sonant at the end of a word or the first in a consonant group ( संयोग ).

पूर्वापरपाद name given to the second pada of the second adhyaya of Panini's Asadhyayi which begins with the Sutra पूर्वापराधरोत्तरमेकदेशिनैका- धिकरणे P. II. 2.1.

पृक्त lit. mixed. The term is used in the Pratisakhya works in connec- tion with the vowel ऋ or ऌ which is looked upon as a पृक्तस्वर being mixed with the consonant र् or ल्; cf. पृक्तस्वरो नाम ऋकारः ऌकारश्च रेफलकारसं- पृक्तत्वात् com. on T.Pr.XIII.16.

पृथक् separately as far as hearing is concerned; distinctly separate from another; cf. सप्त स्वरा ये यमास्ते पृथग्वा R. Pr. XIII. 17.

पृथग्योगकरण framing a separate rule for a thing instead of mentioning it along with other things in the

same context, which implies some purpose in the mind of the author such as anuvrtti in subsequent rules, option, and so on; cf. पृथग्यो- गकरणमस्य विधेरनित्यत्वज्ञापनार्थम् Kas. on P. I.3.7; cf. also Kas. on I.3.33, I. 3. 84, I.4.58, III.1.56, IV.1.16, VII. 4.33, VIII.1.52, VIII.1.74.

पृथ्वादि a class of words headed by the word पृथु to which the taddhita affix इमन् ( इमनिच् ) is added option- ally with the other usual affixes अण्, त्व and तल् in the sense of 'nature'; e. g. प्रथिमा, पार्थवम् , पृथुत्वम् , पृथुता; similarly म्रदिमा, मार्दवम् मृदुत्वम्, मृदुता पटिमा पाटवम् , पटुता पटुत्वम् ; cf. KS. om P.V.1.122.

पृथ्वीधराचार्य a grammarian of the Eastern school who wrote the treatise कातन्त्रविवरण on Katantra Grammar.

पृषोदरादि a group of words, with irre- gularity in the coalescence of the two constituent members, collect- ed together by Panini and men- tioned together with the word पृषोदर at the head; cf. पृषोदरादीनि यथोपदिष्टम् P.VI. 3. 109; cf. also येषु लोपागमवर्णविकारः शास्त्रेण न विहिताः, दृश्यन्ते च तानि, यथोपदिष्टानि साधूनि भवन्ति । पृषोदरम् , बलाहकः, जीमूतः, पिशाचः, वृसी, मयूरः,पयोपवसनानाम्, दूढ्यः etc. Kas. on P.VI. 3.109.

पेज tad. affix added to the word तिल optionally with the affix पिञ्ज; e. g. तिलपेजः. See पिञ्ज.

पेदुभट्ट a grammarian.who has written a treatise named औणादिकपदार्णव on the Unadi sutras.

पैलादि a class of words headed by the word पैल, the tad. affix in the sense of युवन् applied to which (words) is elided; e.g. पैलः पिता, पैलः पुत्रः ; for details see Kas. on P.II.4. 59.