Yavanala, aka: Yava-nala, Yāvanāla, Yavanāla; 3 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

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yāvanāla (यावनाल).—m S A grain commonly called jōndhaḷā, Holcus Sorghum. yāvanālakaṇa dēkhīta with neg. con. Not even a grain of jōndhaḷā, none at all.

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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Yāvanāla (यावनाल).—A kind of corn.

-lī Sugar extracted for Yavanāla.

Derivable forms: yāvanālaḥ (यावनालः).

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Yavanāla (यवनाल).—a kind of cereal plant and its grain (Mar. joṃdhaḷā).

Derivable forms: yavanālaḥ (यवनालः).

Yavanāla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yava and nāla (नाल).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Yavanāla (यवनाल).—m.

(-laḥ) 1. A sort of grass, very generally cultivated, and the grain extensively eaten, (Andropogon or Holcus bicolor.) “dedhāna” 2. Barley straw. E. yava barley, nāla culm or stalk; also yāvanāla .

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Yāvanāla (यावनाल).—m.

(-laḥ) A kind of grain, (Zea mays.) “janāra”. f. (-lī) Sugar prepared from Zea mays. E. yavanāla, aṇ pleonasm.

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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