Nivalashankha, aka: Nivaḷaśaṅkha, Nivalaśaṅkha; 2 Definition(s)

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Nivalashankha 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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Marathi-English dictionary

nivaḷaśaṅkha (निवळशंख).—m A significant term for Water pure and pellucid, or for Buttermilk of a clear bright white. Hence fig. a pure Ignoramus or Tabula rasa: also a wretch unsoiled by the possession of a single copper-piece.

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

nivaḷaśaṅkha (निवळशंख).—m A significant term for water pure and pellucid. A pure ignoramus or Tabula rasa. A wretch unsoiled by the possession of a single copper piece.

(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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