Ghatavara, aka: Ghata-vara, Ghātavāra; 3 Definition(s)

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Marathi-English dictionary

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ghātavāra (घातवार).—m (S) An inauspicious day (of the week). Pr. rājyācī nighālī svārī maśālacī mhaṇatō mājhā ghā0. Used in expression of avasānaghāta.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ghātavāra (घातवार).—m An inauspicious day (of the week).

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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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Ghātavāra (घातवार).—an inauspicious day of the week.

Derivable forms: ghātavāraḥ (घातवारः).

Ghātavāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ghāta and vāra (वार).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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