Shelapagotem, aka: Śēlāpāgōṭēṃ, Śelāpāgoṭeṃ; 2 Definition(s)


Shelapagotem means something in 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.

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śēlāpāgōṭēṃ (शेलापागोटें).—n (The names of two items of dress, a shela or scarf, and a turban. These items are usually given when a token is to be bestowed of approbation of conduct, or an incentive to be furnished to compliance with some desire. Hence) A term for a slight honorary notice conferred, or for a trifling bribe or lure presented. śē0 karaṇēṃ To dress one's self out.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

śēlāpāgōṭēṃ (शेलापागोटें).—n A term for a slight hono- rary notice conferred.

(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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