Gariba, Garība: 4 definitions


Gariba 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 Garib.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

garība (गरीब).—a ( A) Mild, meek, inoffensive. 2 Poor.

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

garība (गरीब).—a Mild, meek, inoffensive. Poor.

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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

Garība (गरीब) [Also spelled garib]:—(a) poor; meek; humble; ~[khānā] humble dwelling (i.e. my humble home—said out of modesty); —[gurabā] the poor, the povertystricken (class); ~[nivāja] kind to the poor, supporting the poor; ~[paravara] sustaining the poor, merciful to the poor; your exalted self !; —[kī jorū saba kī bhābhī] a poor beauty finds more lovers than husbands; —[kī hāya] a poor man’s curses.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Garība (ಗರೀಬ):—[noun] a man lacking the necessities of life or living in complete poverty; a poor man.

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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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