Svadhinapatika, Svādhīnapatikā: 4 definitions


Svadhinapatika 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Svadhinapatika in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

svādhīnapatikā (स्वाधीनपतिका).—& svādhīnabhartṛkā f (S svādhīna, pati & bhartāra) A woman who keeps her husband in subjection or dependence.

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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

[«previous next»] — Svadhinapatika in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Svādhīnapatikā (स्वाधीनपतिका).—f.

(-kā) A woman independent of her husband or lover. E. svādhīna independent, pati husband, kan fem. form added.

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

Svādhīnapatikā (स्वाधीनपतिका):—[=svādhīna-patikā] [from svādhīna > sva] f. a woman whose husband is under her own control. ([Pratāparudrīya])

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Svādhīnapatikā (स्वाधीनपतिका):—[svādhīna-patikā] (kā) 1. f. An independent woman.

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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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