Pratikupa, aka: Pratikūpa, Prati-kupa; 2 Definition(s)
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Pratikūpa (प्रतिकूप).—a moat, ditch.
Derivable forms: pratikūpaḥ (प्रतिकूपः).
Pratikūpa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms prati and kūpa (कूप).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-paḥ) A moat, a ditch. E. prati implying little, and kūpa a well.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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