Patalaka, Paṭalaka, Pāṭalaka: 8 definitions
Patalaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) A cover, screen, veil.
2) A little box or basket.
Derivable forms: paṭalakaḥ (पटलकः), paṭalakam (पटलकम्).
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Pāṭalaka (पाटलक).—a. Of a pale-red colour.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Pāṭalaka (पाटलक).—(nt.; = Sanskrit °la plus -ka), (1) the plant called in Sanskrit pāṭala, trumpet-flower: Divyāvadāna 619.19; (2) name of a caitya at Pāṭaligrāmaka: MPS 4.2 ff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Paṭalaka (पटलक).—[paṭala + ka] (m. or n.). A heap, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 43, 27.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Paṭalaka (पटलक):—[from paṭ] m. or n. a cover, screen, veil, [Kādambarī]
2) [v.s. ...] a little chest or box or basket, [ib.; Kathāsaritsāgara]
3) Pāṭalaka (पाटलक):—[from pāṭala] mfn. pale red (Name of the 12th unknown quantity), [Colebrooke]Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] a screen, curtain or veil.
2) [noun] a small box or chest, as for valuables.
3) [noun] a multitude, crowd, herd, etc.
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Paṭaḷaka (ಪಟಳಕ):—[noun] = ಪಟಲಕ [patalaka].
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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Starts with: Patalakannu.
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