Samudramekhala, aka: Samudramēkhalā, Samudramekhalā, Samudra-mekhala; 3 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

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samudramēkhalā (समुद्रमेखला).—f (S That has the ocean surrounding it as a girdle or zone.) The earth.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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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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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Samudramekhalā (समुद्रमेखला).—the earth.

Samudramekhalā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms samudra and mekhalā (मेखला). See also (synonyms): samudrarasanā, samudravasanā.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Samudramekhalā (समुद्रमेखला).—f.

(-lā) The earth. E. samudra the sea, mekhalā a zone; the seagirt; surrounded by the ocean as by a girdle.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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