Khatanata, Khaṭanaṭa: 2 definitions


Khatanata 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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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

khaṭanaṭa (खटनट).—f The care and trouble of; the bother and fuss (of bringing up, of providing for &c.) v kāḍha or sōsa g. of o. 2 Wrangling, jangling, squabbling.

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khaṭanaṭa (खटनट).—a (khaṭa by redup. or khaṭa & naṭa) Vile, worthless, damaged, blemished, bad. Used largely, also laxly or comprehensively, as vāīṭasāīṭa, ōṅgaḷasōṅgaḷa, nāsakākujakā &c. 2 ( H) Roguish, scampish, villainous. Pr. ख. tyālā giṛhā- īka bhaṭa. 3 or khaṭanaṭyā a Wrangling, contentious.

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

khaṭanaṭa (खटनट).—a Vile; roguish. f The bother and fuss.

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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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