Pathara, Paṭhāra: 3 definitions

Introduction:

Pathara means something in Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Pathar.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

paṭhāra (पठार).—f (pāṭha Back.) The girth of a packsaddle. 2 n The plateau or level ground on a hill, tableland. 3 The bottom of a ship or boat. 4 fig. The arrangements, preparations, initial steps or stages of. v ghāla. Ex. tyānēṃ ghara bāndhāyācēṃ pa0 ghātalēṃ āhē. 5 (Poetry.) The back, back part, hinder side. Ex. marupaṭhāravāsī samagra || dēta bhubhuḥkāra pātalē ||. 6 The back revilingly, as broad, overlarge, unshapely.

--- OR ---

paṭhārā (पठारा).—a (paṭhāra or pāṭha) Of a broad or large back;--used esp. of a gōma or centiped.

--- OR ---

paṭhārā (पठारा).—m (pāṭha) Elevated table-land; a hill. plateau.

--- OR ---

pāṭhāra (पाठार).—See paṭhāḍa, paṭhāḍī, paṭhāṇa, paṭhāra.

--- OR ---

pāṭhārā (पाठारा).—m A caste or an individual of it. See pātāṇya under parabhū.

--- OR ---

pāthara (पाथर).—f ( H) A large, flat, smooth stone, to wash clothes upon, to sit upon in ablutions, to grind or bruise peppers upon &c. 2 m (Esp. in poetry.) A stone in general.

--- OR ---

pātharā (पाथरा).—m (paṅkti S through pāta) A line (of reaped corn, tobacco-plants &c.) lying to dry, a swath.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

paṭhāra (पठार).—f n The platau or level ground on a hill, tableland. The bottom of a ship or boat. The girth of a pack- saddle. The arrangements, prepara- tions, initial steps or stages of. v ghāla. Ex. tyānēṃ ghara bāndhāvayācēṃ paṭhāra ghātalēṃ āhē (Poetry). The back, back part. Ex. marupaṭhāravāsī samagra || dēta bhūbhūḥkāra pātalēṃ || The back revilingly, as broad, overlarge, unshapely.

--- OR ---

paṭhārā (पठारा).—a Of a broad or large back.

--- OR ---

paṭhārā (पठारा).—m Elevated table-land; a hill-plateau.

--- OR ---

pāṭhārā (पाठारा).—m A subcaste of parabhū.

--- OR ---

pāthara (पाथर).—f A large, flat, smooth stone. A stone in general.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

Discover the meaning of pathara in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pathara in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Paṭhāra (पठार) [Also spelled pathar]:—(a) a plateau.

2) Pathara (पथर):——an allomorph of [patthara] used as the first member in compound words (as [patharacaṭā] see [patthara ~caṭā]).

3) Pāthara (पाथर):—(nm) see [patthara].

context information

...

Discover the meaning of pathara in the context of Hindi from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: