Lekhapatra, aka: Lēkhapatra, Lekha-patra; 3 Definition(s)

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Marathi-English dictionary

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lēkhapatra (लेखपत्र).—n (S lēkha & patra) lēkhapaḍhā m lēkhapūsa m Comprehensive terms for papers of law, state, office, or business; a deed, grant, writ, document: also a writing in general.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

lēkhapatra (लेखपत्र).—n A comp. term for papers of law, state, &c.; a deed.

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

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Lekhapatra (लेखपत्र).—

1) an epistle, a letter, writing in general.

2) a deed, documement (legal); कृष्णानिकारगणनालेख्यपट्टं स्तनस्थलम् (kṛṣṇānikāragaṇanālekhyapaṭṭaṃ stanasthalam) Bm.2.457.

Derivable forms: lekhapatram (लेखपत्रम्).

Lekhapatra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms lekha and patra (पत्र). See also (synonyms): lekhapaṭṭa, lekhapatrikā.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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