Mamdi, Maṃḍī, Mandi°: 2 definitions


Mamdi means something in 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.

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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Maṃḍī (मंडी) [Also spelled mandi]:—(nf) a wholesale market, market; market place.

2) Maṃdī (मंदी) [Also spelled mandi]:—(nf) depression in price; slump (in the market); (a) feminine form of [maṃdā]; a compound persian suffix composed of [maṃda] meaning having, possessing and [ī] used for formation of an abstract noun e.g. [aklamaṃdī] (wisdom).

3) Māṃḍī (मांडी):—[[~ḍī]] (nf) starch.

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Prakrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

Maṃḍi (मंडि) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Maṇḍita.

Maṃḍi has the following synonyms: Maṃḍia.

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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.

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