Rota, Rōṭa, Roṭa, Rōtā: 7 definitions

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Rota means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi, Tamil. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Rot.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

rōṭa (रोट).—m dim. rōṭagā m ( H) A puffed mass of dough (generally wheaten) baked in embers.

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rōṭā (रोटा).—m ( H) A large cake of (esp. wheaten) bread. 2 This word, although without other reason than that of the want of another word, is employed to designate the fermented loaf of Europeans.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

rōṭa (रोट).—m A kind of thick cake.

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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 dictionary

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

Roṭa (रोट):—See pūga-roṭa.

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Rota 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Roṭa (रोट) [Also spelled rot]:—(nm) a large and thick bread; sweet thick loaf.

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Tamil dictionary

Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Rōtā (ரோதா) noun See ரோதை. [rothai.]

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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