Pratimalla, Prati-malla: 7 definitions


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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Pratimalla (प्रतिमल्ल):—(1. pra + malla) m. Gegenringer, Gegenkämpfer; Rival: raṇe siddhistu mallānāṃ patimallanipātajā [Harivaṃśa 4711.] krameṇa ca yamau tatra (bāhuyuddhe) prakarṣaṃ sa tathā yathā . ajīyata na kenāpi pratimallena bhūtale .. [Kathāsaritsāgara 25, 120.] taṃ cedgajedraṃ prāpnomi pratimallaṃ naḍāgireḥ [12, 10.] vatsa iti khyāto deśaḥ svargasya nirmito dhātrā pratimalla iva kṣitau [9, 4.]

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Pratimalla (प्रतिमल्ल):—[MĀLATĪM. 81, 9.] na khaḍgavidyāvijñāne pratimallo sti me kṣitau [Kathāsaritsāgara 83, 28.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Pratimalla (प्रतिमल्ल):—m. Gegenringer , Gegenkämpfer ; Rival [Vikramāṅkadevacarita 9,2.]

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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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