Motada, Mōṭāḍa, Moṭāḍa: 2 definitions


Motada means something in Marathi. 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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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

mōṭāḍa (मोटाड).—a (Enhancing form of mōṭā) Extraordinarily large, great, or big.

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mōtāda (मोताद).—f ( A) A certain quantity; a settled allowance; a dose (esp. of the items or points of diet and regimen). 2 An allowance; a limited quantity; a stint or a measure; not exuberance or abundance. 3 Proportion or ratio. 4 In comp. with a designating noun in acc. case prefixed. One subjected to a stint or scanty measure of; one under an allowance of; as annāsa mō0 One having but a pittance of food; vastrāsa mō0; khāyā- pyāyāsa mō0; kharcāsa mō0 &c.

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

mōtāda (मोताद).—f A certain quantity. An allowance. Ratio. annāsa mōtāda One having but a pittance of food.

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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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