Tipaka, Tīpaka: 3 definitions


Tipaka means something in the history of ancient India, 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.

India history and geogprahy

Source: What is India: Inscriptions of the Śilāhāras

Tīpaka (तीपक) is the name of a village mentioned in the “Dive Āgar plates of Cittarāja”.—Tīpaka may be Tivare in the Karjat tāluka of the Kolābā District.

These plates (mentioning Tīpaka) were discovered by one Mrs. Chandrabai Pandurang Nakti in her field in Survey No. 88 at Dive Āgar in the Śrīvardhana tāluka of the Kolābā District of Mahārāṣṭra. The object of the present inscription is to record the remission, by the king, of the tax of twenty dramas on the cluster of trees in the orchard donated by the Daṇḍanāyaka Nāgavarman in (the village) Velāsivāgara comprised in the viṣaya of Mandaraja.

India history book cover
context information

The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

Discover the meaning of tipaka in the context of India history from relevant books on Exotic India

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ṭipakā (टिपका).—m (Usually ṭhipakā) A drop. 2 A spot. 3 fig. A pale and meagre ṭikalā. 4 Continual dropping or dripping (of rain, of a leaky roof, wet cloth &c.) v lāva. Also any long-continuing application of light blows. Pr. dhapakā sōsatō paṇa ṭi0 sōsata nāhīṃ Gutta cavat lapidem non vi sed sæpe cadendo.

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

ṭipakā (टिपका).—m A drop. A spot. Continual dropping or dripping.

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.

Discover the meaning of tipaka in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: