Padakranta, Pādākrānta, Padakramta: 5 definitions


Padakranta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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

pādākrānta (पादाक्रांत).—a (S) Trodden under foot; overrun by the foot; traversed or traveled--a country or a space: subdued--an enemy.

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

pādākrānta (पादाक्रांत).—a Trodden under foot. Subdued.

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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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Padakranta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Padākrānta (पदाक्रान्त).—[adjective] following at one’s heels.*

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

Padākrānta (पदाक्रान्त):—[from pada > pad] mfn. following at one’s heels, [Śakuntalā]

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Padākrāṃta (ಪದಾಕ್ರಾಂತ):—[adjective] taken possession of; occupied; seized.

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Padākrāṃta (ಪದಾಕ್ರಾಂತ):—[noun] that whose possession is taken by a person (different from its owner) or occupied, seized by another (as an enemy).

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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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