Raktapata, aka: Raktapāta, Raktapaṭa, Rakta-pata, Raktapātā; 4 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

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raktapāta (रक्तपात).—m (S Falling of blood.) Bloodshedding. Ex. tyācyā dārāśīṃ ra0 kēlyāvāñcūna tō paisā dyāyācā nāhīṃ.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

raktapāta (रक्तपात).—m Bloodshed.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Raktapaṭa (रक्तपट).—a kind of mendicant; केचिद् रक्तपटीकृताश्च जटिलाः कापालिकाश्चापरे (kecid raktapaṭīkṛtāśca jaṭilāḥ kāpālikāścāpare) Pt.4.34 (esp. Jains); धर्म इत्युपधर्मेषु नग्नरक्तपटादिषु । प्रायेण सज्जते भ्रान्त्या पेशलेषु च वाग्मिषु (dharma ityupadharmeṣu nagnaraktapaṭādiṣu | prāyeṇa sajjate bhrāntyā peśaleṣu ca vāgmiṣu) || Bhāg.4.19.25.

Derivable forms: raktapaṭaḥ (रक्तपटः).

Raktapaṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rakta and paṭa (पट).

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Raktapāta (रक्तपात).—blood-shed.

Derivable forms: raktapātaḥ (रक्तपातः).

Raktapāta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rakta and pāta (पात).

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Raktapātā (रक्तपाता).—a leech.

Raktapātā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rakta and pātā (पाता).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Raktapāta (रक्तपात).—m.

(-taḥ) Spilling of blood. E. rakta, and pāta causing to fall.

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Raktapātā (रक्तपाता).—f.

(-tā) A leech. E. rakta blood, pāta nourished.

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