मराठी

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Sanskrit महाराष्ट्री (mahārāṣṭrī). Related to मराठा (marāṭhā), महाराष्ट्र (mahārāṣṭra).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /mə.ɾɑː.ʈʰiː/, [mə.ɾäː.ʈʰiː]

AdjectiveEdit

मराठी (marāṭhī) (indeclinable, Urdu spelling مراٹھی‎)

  1. of or relating to the Marathi language

Proper nounEdit

मराठी (marāṭhīf (Urdu spelling مراٹھی‎)

  1. Marathi (language)
    मुझे मालूम नहीं था कि तुम मराठी बोल सकते हो
    mujhe mālūm nahī̃ thā ki tum marāṭhī bol sakte ho.
    I didn't know that you speak Marathi
    (literally, “I wasn't aware that you speak Marathi.”)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


MarathiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old Marathi 𑘦𑘨𑘿‍𑘮𑘰𑘘𑘲 (mar‍hāṭī), from Maharastri Prakrit 𑀫𑀭𑀳𑀝𑁆𑀞𑀻 (marahaṭṭhī), 𑀫𑀭𑀟𑀻 (maraḍī), from Sanskrit माहाराष्ट्री (māhārāṣṭrī), vriddhi form of महाराष्ट्री (mahārāṣṭrī). Related to मराठा (marāṭhā), महाराष्ट्र (mahārāṣṭra).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mə.ɾa.ʈʰi/, [mə.ɾa.ʈʰiː]

AdjectiveEdit

मराठी (marāṭhī)

  1. Of or relating to the Marathi language

Proper nounEdit

मराठी (marāṭhīf

  1. Marathi, the Marathi language
    मला महित नव्हते की तू मराठी बोलतोस.
    malā mahit navhate kī tū marāṭhī boltos.
    I didn't know that you speak Marathi.
    (literally, “I wasn't aware that you speak Marathi.”)

ReferencesEdit

  • Berntsen, Maxine, “मराठी”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983.
  • Molesworth, James Thomas (1857), “मराठी”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press
  • Date, Yasavanta Ramakrshna (1932-1950), “मराठा”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala.
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “mahārāṣṭra”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press

NepaliEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Sanskrit महाराष्ट्री (mahārāṣṭrī).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

मराठी (marāṭhī)

  1. Of or relating to the Marathi language

Proper nounEdit

मराठी (marāṭhī)

  1. the Marathi language

DeclensionEdit

Declension of मराठी
Singular
nominative मराठी (marāṭhī)
accusative मराठीलाई (marāṭhīlāī)
instrumental मराठीले (marāṭhīle)
dative मराठीलाई (marāṭhīlāī)
ablative मराठीबाट (marāṭhībāṭa)
genitive मराठीको (marāṭhīko)
locative मराठीमा (marāṭhīmā)
Notes:
  • -को (-ko) becomes:
    • -का (-kā) when followed by a plural noun.
    • -की (-kī) when followed by a feminine noun.

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