Patametu, Paṭameṭu, Patam-etu: 1 definition


Patametu means something in Tamil. 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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Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Paṭameṭu (படமெடு) [paṭameṭuttal] [paṭam-eṭu] transitive verb < idem. +. See படம்பிடி-. [padambidi-.]

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Paṭameṭu (படமெடு) [paṭameṭuttal] [paṭam-eṭu] intransitive verb < படம்³ [padam³] +. To spread hood, as a cobra; பாம்பு தன் படத்தைவிரித்து நிற்றல். [pambu than padathaivirithu nirral.] Colloq.

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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