Shapata, Śapata: 4 definitions



Shapata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

The Sanskrit term Śapata can be transliterated into English as Sapata or Shapata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

śapata (शपत).—f m Corruptions of śapatha.

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sapāṭa (सपाट).—a (sa & pāṭa) Flat, level, smooth, even, plain. 2 Smoothed; made even or level with the brim;--as a measure filled with grain &c. 3 as ad (For capāṭa) In the state of demolition or destruction, flat. Pr. puḍhēṃ pāṭha āṇi māgēṃ sapāṭa.

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sāpaṭa (सापट).—a Mouldy, musty, foul;--as the smell of corrupting grain &c.

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

sapāṭa (सपाट).—a Flat. ad In the state of destruc- tion. Pr. puḍhēṃ pāṭha māgēṃ sapāṭa.

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sapāṭā (सपाटा).—& sapāṭā See jhapāṭaṇēṃ and jhapāṭā.

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sāpaṭa (सापट).—f A cleft, chink.

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sāpaṭa (सापट).—a Mouldy, foul.

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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

Śāpatā (शापता):—[=śāpa-tā] [from śāpa] f. being under a c°, [Kādambarī]

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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

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Sapāṭa (सपाट) [Also spelled sapat]:—(a) flat; plain, smooth, level, even; unfeeling; ~[pana] flatness; ~[bayānī] flat description/expression.

2) Sapāṭā (सपाटा):—(nm) speed; expeditiousness; run; ~[ṭe se] quickly, expeditiously, with speed.

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