noun pat·rin \ˈpa‧trə̇n\
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Definition of patrin



  1. :  a handful of leaves or grass thrown down at intervals by gypsies to indicate their course

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Origin and Etymology of patrin

Romany patrin, literally, leaf, from Sanskrit patra wing, feather, leaf; akin to Sanskrit patati he flies — more at feather

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to cast off or become cast off

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