Pratipattipataha, Pratipattipaṭaha, Pratipatti-pataha: 3 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pratipattipaṭaha (प्रतिपत्तिपटह).—a kind of kettle drum.

Derivable forms: pratipattipaṭahaḥ (प्रतिपत्तिपटहः).

Pratipattipaṭaha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pratipatti and paṭaha (पटह).

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

Pratipattipaṭaha (प्रतिपत्तिपटह).—m.

(-haḥ) A large drum; the state drum allowed only to chiefs of a certain rank. E. pratipatti celebrity, and paṭaha a drum.

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

Pratipattipaṭaha (प्रतिपत्तिपटह):—[=prati-patti-paṭaha] [from prati-patti > prati-pad] m. a kind of kettle-drum (allowed only to chiefs of a certain rank), [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. 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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