Patakin, Patākin, Pātakin: 8 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Patākin (पताकिन्).—a. Having or carrying a banner, adorned with flags. -m.

1) An ensign, standard-bearer.

2) A flag.

3) A scheme or figure for casting a nativity.

4) A chariot; क्षितिरेणुकेतुवसनाः पताकिनः (kṣitireṇuketuvasanāḥ patākinaḥ) Śiśupālavadha 13.4.

-nī An army; (na prasehe) रथवर्त्मरजोऽप्यस्य कुत एव पताकिनीम् (rathavartmarajo'pyasya kuta eva patākinīm) R.4.82; Kirātārjunīya 14.27.

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Pātakin (पातकिन्).—a. Sinful, guilty.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Patākin (पताकिन्).—m. (-kī) 1. An ensign, a standard bearer. 2. A scheme for casting a nativity. f. (-nī) An army. E. patākā a flag, and ini aff.

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Pātakin (पातकिन्).—mfn. (-kī-kinī-ki) Wicked, sinful, a sinner. E. pātaka, and ini aff.

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

Patākin (पताकिन्).—i. e. patākā + in, I. adj., f. . 1. Adorned with flags (as with flags, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 137). 2. Bearing a flag, Mahābhārata 3, 646. Ii. m. 1. A colourbearer. 2. A flag, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 8991. 3. A proper name. Iii. f. , An army.

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Pātakin (पातकिन्).—i. e. pātaka + in, adj., f. , Wicked, a criminal, [Mṛcchakaṭikā, (ed. Stenzler.)] 154, 24.

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

Patākin (पताकिन्).—[adjective] having or bearing a flag; [masculine] flagbearer, flag, chariot, [feminine] army.

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Pātakin (पातकिन्).—[adjective] criminal, wicked; [masculine] sinner.

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

1) Patākin (पताकिन्):—[from pat] mfn. having or bearing a flag, adorned with flags, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] (with nau) furnished with sails (?), [Mahābhārata]

3) [v.s. ...] m. an ensign or standard-bearer, [ib.]

4) [v.s. ...] a flag, [Harivaṃśa]

5) [v.s. ...] a chariot, [Śiśupāla-vadha xiii, 4]

6) [v.s. ...] a figure used in divination, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

7) [v.s. ...] Name of a warrior on the side of the Kurus, [Mahābhārata]

8) Pātakin (पातकिन्):—[from pāt] mfn. guilty of a crime, wicked, sinful, a sinner (ki-tva n.), [Harivaṃśa; Kāvya literature; Purāṇa etc.]

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

1) Patākin (पताकिन्):—(kī) 5. m. An ensign, or standard bearer.

2) Pātakin (पातकिन्):—[(kī-kinī-ki) a.] Sinful.

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Patakin in German

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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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