Arataparata, aka: Aratāparatā; 2 Definition(s)

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Arataparata means something in Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Marathi-English dictionary

aratāparatā (अरतापरता).—ad On the nearer and the farther side; on both sides; around, about, roundabout. 2 Thereabouts; more or less; sooner or later. Hence used as adj Minor, miscellaneous, coming under no particular head. Ex. aratīparatī mi- ḷakata By gains; extra or indeterminate profits. Ex. mī ēkaca cākarī karīna aratēṃ paratēṃ mī kāṃhīṃ kara- ṇāra nāhīṃ I wont do every little job that turns up.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

aratāparatā (अरतापरता).—ad On the nearer and the far- ther side, around, roundabout. There- abouts. a Minor, miscellaneous.

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āratāparatā (आरतापरता).—See under अ.

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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