Pathideya, Pathin-deya: 2 definitions

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pathideya (पथिदेय).—a toll levied on public roads.

Derivable forms: pathideyam (पथिदेयम्).

Pathideya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pathin and deya (देय).

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

Pathideya (पथिदेय):—[=pathi-deya] [from pathi > path] n. a toll levied on public roads, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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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