Memata, aka: Mēmaṭā, Memaṭā; 2 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

mēmaṭā (मेमटा) [or ट्या, ṭyā].—a mēmaṭamāṛyā or mēmuṭamāṛyā a also mēmbaṭā or ṭyā &c. Demure but malignant; gentlelooking but deep and dark; wickedly subtle or sly. Pr. mēmaṭā ghētō cimaṭā bhaḍabhaḍyācā bōbhāṭā The close man gives a pinch (a deadly wound), but the rattler (the noisy and bustling man) will have to bear the blame.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

mēmaṭā (मेमटा) [-ṭyā mēmuṭamāṛyā, -ट्या मेमुटमाऱ्या].—a Demure but malignant.

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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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