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1105. Numerals are made multiplicative adverbs

From a few numerals are made multiplicative adverbs with s: namely, dvístrís, and catúr (probably, for catúrs): 489 a.

a. The corresponding word for oncesakṛ́t, is a compound rather than a derivative; and the same character belongs still more evidently to pañcakṛ́tvasnavakṛ́tvas,aparimitakṛ́tvas, etc., though kṛt and kṛtvas are regarded by the native grammarians as suffixes; the earlier texts (AV. ÇB. MS.) have saptá kṛ́tvasdáça kṛ́tvasdvā́daça kṛ́tvasaṣṭā́v evá kṛ́tvas, etc. AB. has the redundant combination triṣ kṛtvah.

b. The quasi-suffix dyus, from a case-form of div day, is in a similar manner added to various determining-words, generally made to end in e: e. g. anyedyús another dayubhayedyus(AV. -yadyúson either daypūrvedyús the day before.