Dvadashi, aka: Dvādaśī; 2 Definition(s)

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dvādaśī (द्वादशी).—f (S) The twelfth day of the half-month.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

dvādaśī (द्वादशी).—f The twelfth day of the half-month.

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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