Ghola, aka: Ghōla; 4 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

ghōla (घोल).—m C A chasm, cleft, deep gorge or rugged hollow between hills. Ex. mōṭhē parvatācē ghōla puḍhēṃ dyā khōla khōla.

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ghōḷa (घोळ).—f The name of a reddish-white seafish.

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ghōḷa (घोळ).—m (ghōḷaṇēṃ Which see for applications omitted here.) Turning round and round, over and over, lit. fig.; shaking, sifting, discussing, questioning, revolving. Ex. hyā śāstrārthāviṣayīṃ cāra divasa ghōḷa ghātalā tēvhāṃ siddhānta jhālā; vāghānēṃ vāṭēvara sāhā ghaṭakā ghōḷa ghātalā. 2 Disorder, derangement, tumultuously intermingled or confused and perplexed state (of things, affairs, accounts). 3 Bewilderment, distraction, botheration. 4 Busy bustling, lively stir, hurry-skurry, hurly-burly; animated and vivid, or wild and tumultuous action gen. v ghāla, māṇḍa. 5 A ring with bits of iron loosely attached, and fastened to the top of a staff. Used to frighten away snakes by people walking at night. 6 The skirt. 7 R The dirt or gravel remaining in the sieve or winnowing fan. 8 A short bar of iron with chains attached to it; used by the vāghyā people. 9 f A hollow or basin amidst hills.

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ghōḷa (घोळ).—f ghōḷakaṭa n (A contemptuous form of this word.) Purslane, Portulaca oleracea.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ghōla (घोल).—m A chasm, cleft, deep gorge or rugged hollow between hills.

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ghōḷa (घोळ).—m Turning round and round, over and over, lit. fig.; shaking, sifting, discussing, questioning, revolving. Disorder. Bewilderment. Busy bustl- ing. The skirt.

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

Ghola (घोल).—Butter-milk having no water in it; (tattu sasnehamajalaṃ mathitaṃ gholamucyate Śuśr.).

Derivable forms: gholaḥ (घोलः), gholam (घोलम्).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ghola (घोल).—n.

(-laṃ) Buttelmilk. E. ghuḍa substituted for han to strike, (i. e. with the churn,) and ghañ affix, ḍa changed to la.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara 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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Mothi Ghola
mōṭhī ghōḷa (मोठी घोळ).—f Road-sorrel, Oxalis monadelphus.
Gholavaṭaka (घोलवटक) refers to “buttermilk in tiny lumps” and represents an article of food cla...
Eka (एक).—mfn. (-kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) 1. One. 2. Alone, solitary. 3. Other, different. 4. Chief, pre-emi...
Loṇa (लोण).—(nt.; = Pali id., Sanskrit lavaṇa; Sanskrit Lex. id. in cpds.), salt: so dāni loṇaṃ...
ghōḷaṇēṃ (घोळणें).—
ghōḷakā (घोळका).—m A band or body (of men or animals); esp. a promiscuous and disorderly multit...
Loṇī (लोणी).—Oxalis Pusilla (Mar. ghoḷa, āṃbotī).See also (synonyms): loṇā, loṇāmlā.
cōḷī (चोळी).—f A sort of sleeved breastcoat of women.
ghōḷaṅkāra (घोळंकार).—m (Or ghōḷāṅkāra q.v.) See second, third, and fourth senses of ghōḷa, & g...
māṇḍaṇēṃ (मांडणें).—v t Lay out in order. Establish. Note down.
ghāḷaghōḷa (घाळघोळ).—m Disorder, derangement, con- fusion (of plans, affairs, matters). Bewilde...
ghōḷaṇa (घोळण).—n Sifting or winnowing. Quanti- ty taken at one time into the sieve or fan.--- ...
Loṇāmlā (लोणाम्ला).—Oxalis Pusilla (Mar. ghoḷa, āṃbotī).See also (synonyms): loṇā, loṇī.
ṭāḷaghōḷa (टाळघोळ).—m (ṭāḷa Cymbals, ghōḷa Confusion.) A loud and confused sounding (of cymbals...
rājaghōḷa (राजघोळ).—f A variety of the vegetable ghōḷa (Por-

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