Halya; 3 Definition(s)

Introduction

Halya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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

halya (हल्य).—a S Belonging or relating to ploughing or the plough, aratory.

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halyā (हल्या).—m ( H Or from halya S Fit for the plough.) A male buffalo.

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haḷyā (हळ्या).—m A sort of girdle or baking plate for cakes.

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hālyā (हाल्या).—m (Properly halyā) A male buffalo.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

halyā (हल्या).—m A male buffalo.

(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.

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Halya (हल्य).—a.

1) Arable, to be ploughed.

2) Ugly, deformed.

-lyam 1 A ploughed field.

2) Deformity, ugliness. Rām.7.3.22; see हलम् (halam) (2).

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Halyā (हल्या).—A number of ploughs.

(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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Hela
Helā (हेला).—[heḍ-bhāve-ḍasya laḥ]1) Contempt, disrespect, insult; तत्पूर्वमंसद्वयसं द्विपाधिपा...
Helaga
hēlagā (हेलगा).—m A male buffalo.

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