Patavapa, Paṭavāpa, Pata-vapa: 5 definitions



Patavapa 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Paṭavāpa (पटवाप).—n. a tent; प्रभोर्निवासाः पटवेश्मभिर्बभुः (prabhornivāsāḥ paṭaveśmabhirbabhuḥ) Śi.12.63. Hch. Uttarabhāga; उल्लोचैः काण्डपटकैः अनेकैः पट मण्डपैः (ullocaiḥ kāṇḍapaṭakaiḥ anekaiḥ paṭa maṇḍapaiḥ) Śiva B.22.61; नवैरुत्तम्भितस्तम्भैर्मण्डितं पटमण्डपैः (navairuttambhitastambhairmaṇḍitaṃ paṭamaṇḍapaiḥ) Śiva B.17.68.

Derivable forms: paṭavāpaḥ (पटवापः).

Paṭavāpa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms paṭa and vāpa (वाप). See also (synonyms): paṭamaṇḍapa, paṭaveśman.

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

Paṭavāpa (पटवाप).—m.

(-paḥ) A tent. E. paṭa cloth, and vāpa what is woven.

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

Paṭavāpa (पटवाप):—[=paṭa-vāpa] [from paṭa > paṭ] m. [wrong reading] for next. -1.

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

Paṭavāpa (पटवाप):—[paṭa-vāpa] (paḥ) 1. m. A tent.

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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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