Haratala, aka: Haratāḷa, Haratāla; 2 Definition(s)


Haratala means something in 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

haratāḷa (हरताळ).—f ī or ē m (haritāla S) Yellow orpiment, a sulphuret of arsenic. ha0 paḍaṇēṃ g. of s. To become exceedingly rare or scarce. ha0 bājārānta pāḍaṇēṃ To shut up their shops and suspend business--the people of a bazar &c., as in consequence of hostile irruption, domestic oppression &c. ha0 lāvaṇēṃ To stigmatize or blame.

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

haratāḷa (हरताळ).—f Yellow or piment, a sulphuret of arsenic. haratāḷa paḍaṇēṃ Become exceed- ingly rare. haratāḷa lāvaṇēṃ Stigmatise or blame.

(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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Patrya Haratala
patryā haratāḷa (पत्र्या हरताळ).—m Gold-colored orpiment.
patryā-haratāḷa (पत्र्या-हरताळ).—m Gold-coloured orpiment.

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