Catacata, Caṭacaṭa, Caṭacaṭā, Catacatane: 8 definitions
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Catacata has 7 English definitions available.
Alternative spellings of this word include Chatachata.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Caṭacaṭā (चटचटा):—onomatop. vom Geklirre der Waffen, Geknister des Feuers, Gerassel eines heftigen Regens u.s.w.: śabda [Mahābhārata 1, 7110. 3, 1607. 10980. 4, 1904. 7, 5743. 6665. 8092. 9, 1249.] [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 8, 114.]
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Caṭacaṭā (चटचटा):—[Bhāgavatapurāṇa 10, 72, 36.]
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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Partial matches: Cata.
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The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
Chapter 46 - Thiruvalampuram or Tiruvalampuram (Hymn 72) < [Volume 3.4 - Pilgrim’s progress: with Paravai]
Chapter 4.1 - Bhikshatana-murti (the Lord becoming a beggar) < [Volume 2 - Nampi Arurar and Mythology]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)