Padaghata, aka: Padāghāta, Pada-aghata, Pādāghāta; 1 Definition(s)

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Padāghāta (पदाघात).—'a stroke with the foot', a kick.

Derivable forms: padāghātaḥ (पदाघातः).

Padāghāta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pada and āghāta (आघात).

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Pādāghāta (पादाघात).—a kick.

Derivable forms: pādāghātaḥ (पादाघातः).

Pādāghāta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāda and āghāta (आघात).

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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