Mahimarataba, Māhīmarātaba: 1 definition


Mahimarataba 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

māhīmarātaba (माहीमरातब) [or माहीमुरातब, māhīmurātaba].—m ( P) Certain honors of which the privilege is especially conferred on princes and great nobles. They are denoted by the figure of a fish with other insignia (two balls &c.) carried as ensigns upon elephants; or by four ensigns of greatness (two mukhavaṭē & two āptāgīra) carried before the grandee in procession.

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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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