Helakava, aka: Hēlakāvā, Helakāvā; 2 Definition(s)


Helakava 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

hēlakāvā (हेलकावा).—m (hēlā S Sport, play.) An undulation or a wave; an undulatory or oscillatory motion (of the water of the sea &c., of a branch of a tree, of a swinging seat &c.; also of the vessel, person, or thing exposed to it) : also a jolt, shock, or shake as received by the ship, person, or thing exposed to the fluctuation. v basa, khā. Also a pull or push (of or to a swing, a branch &c.) v . Also fig. an empty sending away and bidding to return (as of a claimant or other applicant). v .

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

hēlakāvā (हेलकावा).—m An undulation; a jolt; a pull.

(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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hēlakāviṇēṃ (हेलकाविणें).—v t Toss about; make to sway about; pull to and fro.
hēlakāvaṇēṃ (हेलकावणें).—v i Undulate; oscillate; sway about from side to side.
hēlāviṇēṃ (हेलाविणें).—See hēlakāvaṇēṃ, hēlakāvā, hēlakāviṇēṃ.
hēlāvaṇēṃ (हेलावणें).—See hēlakāvaṇēṃ, hēlakāvā, hēlakāviṇēṃ.
hēlāvā (हेलावा).—See hēlakāvaṇēṃ, hēlakāvā, hēlakāviṇēṃ.

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