Pattavastra, Paṭṭavastra, Patta-vastra: 4 definitions

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Pattavastra 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pattavastra in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Paṭṭavastra (पट्टवस्त्र).—a. attired in woven silk or coloured cloth; जीर्णा कन्था ततः किं सितममलवरं पट्टवस्त्रं ततः किम् (jīrṇā kanthā tataḥ kiṃ sitamamalavaraṃ paṭṭavastraṃ tataḥ kim) Bhartṛhari 3.74.

Paṭṭavastra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms paṭṭa and vastra (वस्त्र). See also (synonyms): paṭṭavāsas.

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

1) Paṭṭavastra (पट्टवस्त्र):—[=paṭṭa-vastra] [from paṭṭa] n. a kind of cloth (trāntarī-√kṛ, to wrap in that cloth), [Suśruta]

2) [v.s. ...] mfn. = next.

[Sanskrit to German]

Pattavastra in German

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pattavastra in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Paṭṭavastra (ಪಟ್ಟವಸ್ತ್ರ):—[noun] a silk fabric.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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