Definition of Magahi in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɡəhi/


[mass noun]
One of the Bihari group of languages, spoken by some 12 million people in central Bihar and West Bengal.
Example sentences
  • Her research areas include pedagogical grammars of Hindi, linguistic structure of Magahi, and Magahi folklore.
  • The Magadhi language (also known as Magahi) is a language spoken by 11,362,000 people in India.
  • Some of these (e.g., on Assamese, Oriya, Maithili, Magahi, Bhojpuri, Sindhi, Konkani, and Kashmiri) are especially valuable because, until recently at least, comprehensive modern descriptions of these languages have not been available.


From Hindi Magadhī 'of Magadha'.

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