Jatibhramsha, aka: Jātibhraṃśa, Jati-bhramsha; 3 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Jātibhraṃśa can be transliterated into English as Jatibhramsa or Jatibhramsha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

Jatibhramsha in Marathi glossary... « previous · [J] · next »

jātibhraṃśa (जातिभ्रंश).—m (S) Falling from caste, becoming outcast.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

jātibhraṃśa (जातिभ्रंश).—m Becomming outcast, falling from caste.

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

Jatibhramsha in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [J] · next »

Jātibhraṃśa (जातिभ्रंश).—loss of caste; Ms.11.67.

Derivable forms: jātibhraṃśaḥ (जातिभ्रंशः).

Jātibhraṃśa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jāti and bhraṃśa (भ्रंश).

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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