Kalakhau-Ghena, aka: Kaḷākhāū-Ghēṇa, Kalākhāū-Gheṇa; 1 Definition(s)


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kaḷākhāū-ghēṇa (कळाखाऊ-घेण).—a (kaḷā Splendor, lustre, khāū That eats.) That destroys one's reputation or dignity; i. e. that baffles, foils, and befools one. Used freely of difficult and perplexing works or matters. 2 That which eats up (renders null and void) whatever adorning or beautifying may be bestowed upon it;--used esp. of women and children.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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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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