search `patra' in `Apte Dic'

meanings of "patra"


1.a leaf (of a tree);

2.the leaf of a flower, lotus &c.;

3.a leaf for writing upon;

4.a letter;

5.a challenge;

6.any thin leaf or plate of metal;

7.the wing of a bird;

8.a vehicle in general (car, horse, camel &c.);

9.painting the person (particularly the face) with musk, sandal-juice or other fragrant substances;

10.the blade of a sword, knife &c.;

11.a knife