Ghabada, Ghabāḍa: 3 definitions



Ghabada 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ghabāḍa (घबाड).—n (S) An auspicious muhurtt or period, viz. that day of which the number as a weekday (from 1st to 7th), the number as a lunar-day (from change to opposition, and reversely), the number of the nakshatra (from 1st to 27th), being added together, the sum being multiplied by 3, the product being increased by 15, the amount being divided by 7,--there results a remainder of 3. Hence A lucky crisis or juncture gen. 2 fig. An unexpected gust of Fortune's favors, a windfall.

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ghābāḍa (घाबाड).—n An auspicious muhūrtta. Properly ghabāḍa.

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

ghabāḍa (घबाड).—n A lucky juncture or crisis; a windfall. ghabāḍa sādhaṇēṃ To grow suddenly rich by some unexpected windfall.

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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

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Ghabaḍā (घबडा):—([])/[] (v) to be nervous, to lose nerve; to be non-plussed; to get panicky; —[jānā] to be in flap; to be panicky/nervous.

2) ([])[haṭa] (nf) nervousness; restlessness; panic.

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