Patakavinem, Paṭakāviṇēṃ, Paṭakāviṇeṃ: 2 definitions


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

paṭakāviṇēṃ (पटकाविणें).—v c (An imit. formation from paṭakana) To seize smartly; to dart upon; to pounce upon (a person about to run off, a person tripping in speech, a rare and prized article &c.); to nab, clutch, catch. It expresses rapid and facile acquisition in many senses. Ex. āja myāṃ dāhā rupayē paṭakāvilē; tyānēṃ aikatāñca dōna ślōka paṭakāvilē.

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

paṭakāviṇēṃ (पटकाविणें).—v t To seize smartly. Clutch.

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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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