Bakhala: 2 definitions



Bakhala 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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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bakhala (बखल).—n C An old, broken, or bruised metal vessel. 2 A chip flying off; as maḍakyācēṃ ba0-nāra- ḷācēṃ ba0-ḍōkīcēṃ ba0-uḍālēṃ.

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bakhalā (बखला).—m A detached crust; a scaling or peeling off.

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bakhaḷa (बखळ).—f Open or clear space (in a village or on ground); space not built upon or cultivated; any void spot. 2 fig. An extensive and desert tract: also unoccupied space around or in a house. 3 (Commonly bhakāḷī or bhakāṭī) The depression in, or the depressed state of, the flanks and belly from fasting. v paḍa, basa. 4 Applied also to a sinking or hollow in a roof, floor &c. v pāḍa, paḍa.

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bakhaḷa (बखळ).—a Open and clear--space. 2 Plentiful, copious, exuberant (in number or in quantity), many or much.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

bakhala (बखल).—n An old metal vessel. A chip flying off.

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bakhalā (बखला).—m A detached crust.

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bakhaḷa (बखळ).—f Open or clear space (in a village or on ground); space not built upon. An extensive and desert tract. The depression in the flanks and belly from fasting.

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bakhaḷa (बखळ).—a Open and clear. Plentiful, exuberent.

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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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