Strilinga, aka: Strīliṅga, Stri-linga; 3 Definition(s)

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Marathi-English dictionary

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strīliṅga (स्त्रीलिंग).—n (S) The feminine gender. 2 attrib. Of the feminine gender.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

strīliṅga (स्त्रीलिंग).—n The feminine gender.

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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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Strīliṅga (स्त्रीलिङ्ग).—

1) the feminine gender (in gram.)

2) any mark of the female sex (as breast &c.).

3) the female organ.

Derivable forms: strīliṅgam (स्त्रीलिङ्गम्).

Strīliṅga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms strī and liṅga (लिङ्ग).

Source: DDSA: The practical 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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