Putaka, Puṭaka: 11 definitions
Putaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
puṭaka : (m.; nt.) a container. (usually made of leaves); a pocket; a basket.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) A fold; रुद्रो येन कपालपाणिपुटके भिक्षाटनं कारितः (rudro yena kapālapāṇipuṭake bhikṣāṭanaṃ kāritaḥ) Bhartṛhari 1.95.
2) Any shallow cup or cavity.
3) A vessel made of a leaf.
4) A lotus.
Derivable forms: puṭakam (पुटकम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaṃ) 1. A lotus. 2. A bag or vessel made of a leaf doubled over in a funnel-like shape. 3. Any shallow cup or concavity. 4. A nutmeg. E. puṭ to unite, aff. lyuṭ.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Puṭaka (पुटक).—[puṭa + ka], n. and f. ṭikā ([Pañcatantra] 265, 5), 1. A concavity. 2. A bag or vessel or concavity made of a leaf doubled over in a funnel-like shape, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 1, 213.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Puṭaka (पुटक).—[masculine] fold, pocket, cavity; chink.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Puṭaka (पुटक):—[from puṭ] m. a fold, pocket, slit, cavity, [Kāvya literature; Purāṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] a [particular] position of the hands, [Catalogue(s)]
3) [v.s. ...] a bag or vessel made of a leaf doubled over in a funnel-shape, [Rājataraṅgiṇī]
4) [from puṭ] n. a nutmeg, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) [v.s. ...] a water-lily, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Puṭaka (पुटक):—(kaṃ) 1. n. A lotus; a cup, as above.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Puṭaka (पुटक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Puḍaga.
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] = ಪುಟ [puta]3 - 1, 2, 3, 4, 11 & 13.
2) [noun] any of the lotus flowers.
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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Amaravati Art in the Context of Andhra Archaeology (by Sreyashi Ray chowdhuri)
Epigraphs from Amarāvatī (b) The Vāṇīyas or Merchants < [Chapter 4 - Survival of Amarāvatī in the Context of Andhra Art]
The backdrop of the Srikanthacarita and the Mankhakosa (by Dhrubajit Sarma)
Part 7 - Examination of language from literary perspectives < [Chapter III - Literary Assessment Of The Śrīkaṇṭhacarita]
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter CCXXVII - Different names of the Ayurvedic Drugs < [Dhanvantari Samhita]