Pashcadghata, aka: Paścādghāṭa, Pashcat-ghata; 1 Definition(s)
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The Sanskrit term Paścādghāṭa can be transliterated into English as Pascadghata or Pashcadghata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Pashchadghata.
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Paścādghāṭa (पश्चाद्घाट).—the neck.
Derivable forms: paścādghāṭaḥ (पश्चाद्घाटः).
Paścādghāṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms paścāt and ghāṭa (घाट).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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