Mijaja, Mijāja: 3 definitions


Mijaja means something in 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

mijāja (मिजाज).—f ( P) Fastidiousness, squeamishness, vitious delicacy: also airs and affectation; high notions and fancies; disdainfulness. Pr. mi0 bādaśāhācī avalāda bhaḍabhuñjācī. mi0 ṭhēvaṇēṃ or rākhaṇēṃ g. of o. To regard the delicacy and niceness of; to treat daintily.

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

mijāja (मिजाज).—f Fastidiousness. High notions and fancies. mijāja ṭhēvaṇēṃ-rākhaṇēṃ Treat daintily.

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Mijāja (मिजाज):—(nm) temperament; nature; disposition; temper, mood; conceit; fastidiousness; ~[dāra] conceited, fastidious; ~[purasī] enquiring after one’s well-being; ~[vālā] conceited; fastidious; —[āsamāna para honā] see—[sātaveṃ āsamāna para honā; -kharāba honā] to be in a temper; to be bad-tempered; —[garama honā] to be infuriated, to be in a fury; —[dikhānā] to show a short temper to show one’s fastidiousness/conceitedness; —[na milanā] to think no end of oneself; to be ever cross; —[pahacānanā] to know one’s nature; to know one’s likes and dislikes; —[pūchanā] to enquire after one’s well-being; —[mubāraka/-śarīpha] how do you do?; —[sātaveṃ āsamāna para hoṃnā] to be too hot-headed, to be too conceited; to think no end of oneself; —[honā] to be fastidious, to be conceited.

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