Bagali, Bagalī: 3 definitions


Bagali means something in Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Bagli.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bagalī (बगली).—a ( P) That rubs--a camel.

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bagalī (बगली).—f (bagala) Soreness from rubbing (of the thigh against the chest). 2 A mode of playing the mugadala,--bringing them under the arm-pit.

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Bagalī (बगली) [Also spelled bagli]:—(a) of, belonging or pertaining to the side / flank/armpit; (nm) a tailor’s small bag for keeping his needle, thread etc.; a wrestler’s trick to dash the opponent down through one’s side; —[ghūṃsā] a first-blow through the flank; a blow at the side; an unexpected assault from a supposed friend.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Bagali (ಬಗಲಿ):—[noun] a hole made in a wall or breaking open, of a house to commit burglary.

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Bagaḷi (ಬಗಳಿ):—[noun] a condition of difficulty or distress.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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