Bahattara, Bahāttara: 5 definitions


Bahattara means something in the history of ancient India, Marathi, Hindi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Alternative spellings of this word include Bahattar.

India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Bāhattara.—(IE 8-3), literally, ‘seventytwo’, but actually ‘all’ (cf. aṣṭādaśa, etc.); see Bāhattaraniyogādhipati, Bāhattara- niyogin, Senādibāhattaraniyogādhiṣṭhāyaka. Note: bāhattara is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Bahattara in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bahāttara (बहात्तर).—a ( H) Seventy-two.

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bāhattara (बाहत्तर).—a Seventy-two. For compounds see bahāttara.

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bāhāttara (बाहात्तर).—See under bahā or bāha.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

bahāttara (बहात्तर).—a Seventy-two.

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bāhattara (बाहत्तर).—a Seventy-two.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Bahattara in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Bahattara (बहत्तर) [Also spelled bahattar]:—(a) seventy-two; (nm) the number seventy-two; —[ghāṭa kā pānī piye honā] to have gone through varied experiences of life; to be very seasoned and cunning.

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Bahattara in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Bāhattara (ಬಾಹತ್ತರ):—[adjective] amounting to seventy two.

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Bāhattara (ಬಾಹತ್ತರ):—[noun] the cardinal number seventy two; 72.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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