Cashma, Caśmā: 3 definitions



Cashma 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 Chashm.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

caśmā (चश्मा) [or ष्मा, ṣmā].—or smā m ( P) Spectacles. 2 P An apartment off the length of a house; a room included betwixt two posts or two cross-beams; an intercolumniation.

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

caśmā (चश्मा) [or ṣmā, or ष्मा].—

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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

1) Caśma (चश्म) [Also spelled chashm]:—(nf) an eye; ~[dīda] witnessed; seen; •[gavāha] an eyewitness; ~[pośī] connivance; -[e-bada] evil eye; malicious glance; •[dūra] may not an evil glance be cast upon you !, avaunt malicious glances !

2) Caśmā (चश्मा) [Also spelled chashma]:—(nm) spectacles, glasses; fountain, spring; —[dhūpa kā/—,dhūpī] goggles; —,[raṃgīna] coloured glasses.

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