Harama, Harāma: 4 definitions

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Harama 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

harāma (हराम).—a ( A) Unlawful, irregular, iniquitous, wicked, wrong. Used freely of persons and actions. 2 Unlawful or forbidden;--as an article of food. harāmācā That is iniquitously acquired or obtained.

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

harāma (हराम).—a Unlawful, wicked. harāmācā That is iniquitously acquired.

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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

1) Harama (हरम) [Also spelled haram]:—(nm) a harem, female apartment; ~[sarā] a harem.

2) Harāma (हराम) [Also spelled haram]:—(a) ill-begotten; unlawful, forbidden; improper; ~[kāra] lewd, debauch; hence ~[kārī] (nf); ~[khora] subsisting on ill-begotten resources or on others' earnings; slothful, basely indolent; ~[khorī] subsistence on ill-begotten resources; slothfulness, base indolence; ~[jādā] ill-begotten; bastard; rascal, scoundrel; hence ~[jādī; ~jādāpana] see [haramajadagī; —kara denā] to make (things) difficult/impossible; —[] ill begotten; —[kā khānā] to subsist on ill-begotten resources or on others' earnings; —[kā peṭa] ill-begotten pregnancy; —[kā māla] illegitimate earnings; —[kī kamāī] ill-begotten earnings/money; —[honā] to be difficult/impossible.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Harama (ಹರಮ):—[noun] the act or an instance of making arrangements; an organising; organisation.

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Harāma (ಹರಾಮ):—[noun] = ಹರಾಮು [haramu].

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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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