raṭṭha

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit राष्ट्र (rāṣṭra)

Noun[edit]

raṭṭha n

  1. country, reign, kingdom
    Te raṭṭhasmā pabbājitā himavantapasse pokkharaṇiyā tīre mahāsākasaṇḍo, tattha vāsaṃ kappesuṃ.
    And being thus banished they took up their dwelling on the slopes of the Himālaya, on the borders of a lake where a mighty oak tree grew.

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