Patamayakku, Pātamayakku, Pata-mayakku: 1 definition


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Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Pātamayakku (பாதமயக்கு) [pāta-mayakku] noun < idem. +.

1. Stanza whose lines are capable of transposition; அடிமயக்கு. [adimayakku.] (W.)

2. A kind of artificial stanza of four lines, the first three of which are taken from works of other poets while the last is composed by the author; வேறுபுலவர்கள் பாடிய அடி கள் மூன்றனோடு தாம் ஓரடி பாடி முடிக்கும் மிறைக்கவி வகை. [verupulavarkal padiya adi kal munranodu tham oradi padi mudikkum miraikkavi vagai.] (யாப்பருங்கலம் விருத்தி [yapparungalam viruthi] 96, பக். [pag.] 504.)

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