Maila, Maīla: 5 definitions
Maila means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, Hindi. 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Mail.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
maīla (मईल).—See maidā &c.
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maila (मैल).—m f (mala S through H) Dirt. Little used.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
maila (मैल).—m f Dirt. m A mile.
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
1) Māila (माइल):——see [māyala].
2) Maila (मैल) [Also spelled mail]:—(nf) dirt, filth; scum; ~[khora/khorā] dust-absorbing (as [raṃga, kapaḍā); —kāṭanā] to clean, to counter (as [sābuna maila kāṭatā hai]).
3) Mailā (मैला):—(a) dirty, filthy; unclean; foul; (nm) excrement, faeces; -[kucailā] dirty and defiled, dirty and filthy; very dirty; ~[pana] filthiness, dirtiness.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
1) Maila (मैल) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Malina.
2) Maila (मैल) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Malina.
3) Maila (मैल) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Malina.
4) Maila (मैल) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Malinā.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Maila (ಮೈಲ):—[noun] = ಮೈಲಿ [maili]1.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 3.6.75 < [Chapter 6 - The Glories of Śrī Nityānanda Prabhu]
Verse 2.10.149 < [Chapter 10 - Conclusion of the Lord’s Mahā-prakāśa Pastimes]
Verse 1.16.84 < [Chapter 16 - The Glories of Śrī Haridāsa Ṭhākura]