Shvetapatala, Śvetapāṭalā, Shveta-patala: 3 definitions



Shvetapatala means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Śvetapāṭalā can be transliterated into English as Svetapatala or Shvetapatala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śvetapāṭalā (श्वेतपाटला).—the white trumpetflower.

Śvetapāṭalā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śveta and pāṭalā (पाटला).

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

Śvetapāṭalā (श्वेतपाटला).—f.

(-lā) The white trumpet flower, (Bignonia suave-olens.) E. śveta white, pāṭalā the same. “śādā pārula .”

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

Śvetapāṭalā (श्वेतपाटला):—[=śveta-pāṭalā] [from śveta > śvit] f. a white-flowering variety of Bingnonia, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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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