Sharapata, Śarapāta, Shara-pata: 4 definitions

Introduction

Sharapata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Śarapāta can be transliterated into English as Sarapata or Sharapata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous (S) next»] — Sharapata in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

śarapāta (शरपात).—m S An arrow's fall or flight, arrowshot. 2 The fall of an arrow. 3 Discharge of an arrow or of arrows.

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sarapaṭa (सरपट).—f The trail (of a serpent, worm, or other creeper): also the track of anything dragged.

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

sarapaṭa (सरपट).—f The trail; the track of any- thing dragged

context information

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

[«previous (S) next»] — Sharapata in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śarapāta (शरपात).—an arrow's flight. °स्थानम् (sthānam) a bow shot.

Derivable forms: śarapātaḥ (शरपातः).

Śarapāta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śara and pāta (पात).

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

Śarapāta (शरपात).—m.

(-taḥ) An arrow’s fall or flight. E. śara and pāta alighting.

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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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