Definition of Marathi in English:


Line breaks: Ma|ra¦thi
Pronunciation: /məˈrɑːti
, -ˈrati/


[mass noun]
  • The Indic language spoken in the western Indian state of Maharashtra by about 68 million people.
    More example sentences
    • Most of the officers I trained there speak only Marathi, a language spoken in Maharashtra.
    • But he was unable to speak or write Marathi and fellow students taunted him.
    • Kannada too has always borrowed from Sanskrit, Prakrit, Marathi, Parsi, Arabic, and so on at various points.


Marathi, from Marāṭhā Maratha.

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