Masal: 3 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Masal means something in the history of ancient India, 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.

Ambiguity: Although Masal has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Mashala.

India history and geography

Source: Shodhganga: A translation of Jhaverchand Meghanis non translated folk tales

Masal refers to “Torch”.—It is defined in the glossary attached to the study dealing with Gujarat Folk tales composed by Gujarati poet Jhaverchand Meghani (1896-1947)

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as 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.

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Languages of India and abroad

Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Masal in Hindi refers in English to:—(nf) a saying, proverb; illustration; —[mashahura hai] as the proverb goes, as is the well-known saying..—masal (मसल) is alternatively transliterated as Masala.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Māsāḷ (ಮಾಸಾಳ್):—[noun] = ಮಾಸವಳ [masavala].

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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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