Marathi, Marāṭhī, Marāthi: 6 definitions
Marathi means something in the history of ancient India, Marathi, 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.
India history and geography
Marathi (marathi) refers to one of the vernacular languages and dialects of Southern India.—Marathi is in the Tanjore district, the descendants of the former Maratha Rajas of Tanjore speak this language. It is also spoken in the Bellary district, which was formerly under Maratha dominion, by various Maratha castes, and in the feudatory State of Sandur.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Marāṭhī.—language and people of Maharashtra. Note: marāṭhī is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Languages of India and abroad
marāṭhī (मराठी).—f (mahārāṣṭra S) The Maraṭhi language.
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marāṭhī (मराठी).—a (mahārāṣṭra S) Relating to the Maraṭha people.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
marāṭhī (मराठी).—f The Marathi language. a Relat- ing to the Maratha people.
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.
Marāṭhī (मराठी):—(nf) the language spoken in Maharashtra.
Marāṭhi (ಮರಾಠಿ):—[adjective] = ಮರಾಟಿ [marati]1.
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Marāṭhi (ಮರಾಠಿ):—[noun] = ಮರಾಟಿ [marati]2.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Marathi Kava, Marathi Mola, Marathimoggu.
Ends with: Bhaimarathi, Bhimarathi, Ughadamarathi, Ughadimarathi.
Full-text (+2435): Asana, Karakadari, Nagaralipi, Marihata, Marihati, Marihatimola, Ovi, Marathi Kava, Ughadimarathi, Aphu, Uma, Balabandhu, Balabamdu, Modi, Hevaka, Pithavana, Kamoni, Parijataka, Takla, Khajan.
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Dvisahasri of Tembesvami (Summary and Study) (by Upadhyay Mihirkumar Sudhirbhai)
Works of H. H. Ṭembesvāmī < [H. H. Ṭembesvāmī: Life, Date & Works]
Biography of H. H. Ṭembesvāmī < [H. H. Ṭembesvāmī: Life, Date & Works]
The Bhagavata Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Marāṭhī Commentators of the Bhāgavata Purāṇa < [Appendices]
Chapter 18 - The History of Nahuṣa’s Line—The Story of Yayāti < [Book 9 - Ninth Skandha]
Chapter 86 - Elopement of Subhadrā: The Lord’s Grace on Śrutadeva < [Book 10 - Tenth Skandha]
The March < [January – March, 2002]
Modern Marathi Literature: The Beginnings < [November, 1928]
The Native Idiom in Marathi < [October 1937]
Preceptors of Advaita (by T. M. P. Mahadevan)
(i) Jñānadeva < [56. Some Authors of Works in Regional Languages]
(i) Kāmākṣī < [58. (various)]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Thirty-six weapons < [Notes]
Part 4: Description of King Vimalavāhana < [Chapter I - Previous incarnation as Vimalavāhana]
Jnaneshwari (Bhavartha Dipika) (by Ramchandra Keshav Bhagwat)
Verse 4.42 < [Chapter 4 - Brahma-yajna]
Commentary introduction to Chapter 10 < [Chapter 10 - Vibhuti-yoga]