Khetitala, Kheṭitāla: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kheṭitāla (खेटिताल).—A minstrel, whose business it is to awaken the master of the house with music and singing (vaitālika.)

Derivable forms: kheṭitālaḥ (खेटितालः).

See also (synonyms): kheṭitāna.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kheṭitāla (खेटिताल).—m.

(-laḥ) A minstrel, a family bard or piper, whose business it is to awaken the Laird, with music and singing. E. kheṭi derived from khiṭ to disturb, and tāla tune.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Kheṭitāla (खेटिताल):—[=kheṭi-tāla] [from kheṭin > kheṭa] a m. (= vaitālika) a minstrel, family bard or piper (?), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (vv.ll. kheṭṭi-t and kheḍi-t).

2) [v.s. ...] b ṭin See above.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kheṭitāla (खेटिताल):—(laḥ) 1. m. A minstrel who wakens his master with singing.

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Khetitala in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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