Pankta, Pāṅkta, Pamkta: 8 definitions


Pankta 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

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

pāṅkta (पांक्त).—a (S) Relating to paṅkti line or row, linear; disposed in rows or a row; suitable for the linear disposition. 2 Fit to sit in the general row at meals; fit for commensality or full companionship.

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

pāṅkta (पांक्त).—a Fit to sit in the general row at meals. Linear. A wing. n A side of a roof.

context information

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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pāṅkta (पाङ्क्त).—a. (-ktī f.) Ved.

1) Consisting of five parts, fivefold; स एष पाङ्क्तो यज्ञः (sa eṣa pāṅkto yajñaḥ) Bṛ. Up.1.4.17.

2) Having ten limbs (as a man or beast).

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

Pāṅkta (पाङ्क्त).—[adjective] fivefold.

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

1) Pāṅkta (पाङ्क्त):—mf(ī)n. ([from] paṅkti) consisting of five parts, fivefold, [Brāhmaṇa; Upaniṣad]

2) relating to or composed in the Paṅkti metre, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Aitareya-brāhmaṇa] (cf. [Pāṇini 4-2, 55 [Scholiast or Commentator]])

3) m. Name of a kind of Soma, [Suśruta]

4) n. (sc. sāman) Name of a Sāman, [Lāṭyāyana]

[Sanskrit to German]

Pankta in German

context information

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

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Pāṃkta (ಪಾಂಕ್ತ):—[adjective] arranged in, conforming to or exhibiting some regular order and being comprehensive; systematic and comprehensive.

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Pāṃkta (ಪಾಂಕ್ತ):—[noun] that which is done or being done in a systematic and comprehensive manner.

context information

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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