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Definition of Mahratta

Mahratta
Mahratta Mah*rat"ta, n. [Hind. Marhat[=a], Marh[=a]tt[=a], the name of a famous Hindoo race, from the old Skr. name Mah[=a]-r[=a]shtra.] One of a numerous people inhabiting the southwestern part of India. Also, the language of the Mahrattas; Mahrati. It is closely allied to Sanskrit. -- a. Of or pertaining to the Mahrattas. [Written also Maratha.]
Mahratta
Marathi Ma*ra"thi, Mahratta Mah*rat"ta, n. A Sanskritic language of western India, prob. descended from the Maharastri Prakrit, spoken by the Marathas and neighboring peoples. It has an abundant literature dating from the 13th century. It has a book alphabet nearly the same as Devanagari and a cursive script translation between the Devanagari and the Gujarati.

Meaning of Mahratta from wikipedia

- wrote in 1806: India contains no more than two great powers, British and Mahratta, and every other state acknowledges the influence of one or the other....
- Light Infantry 105th Mahratta Light Infantry 110th Mahratta Light Infantry 114th Mahrattas 116th Mahrattas 117th Mahrattas Mahratta War (disambiguation)...
- The Mahratta Hound, sometimes called the Mahratta Greyhound, is a breed of dog found in India. It is a sighthound-type dog, like the Banjara Hound it...
- Mahratta is a heritage-listed former residence and bank executive training facility and now childcare centre, primary school and community group headquarters...
- Maratha battalions, namely the 105th Mahratta Light Infantry, 110th Mahratta Light Infantry and 116th Mahrattas also acquitted themselves in Palestine...
- battle of Mahidpur not only the Peshwa's but the real influence of the Mahratta States of Holkar and Shinde were dissolved and replaced by British supremacy...
- Southern Mahratta Railway. The Southern Mahratta Railway company was formed on 1 June 1882 with its headquarters at Dharwar. Southern Mahratta Railway's...
- The name SS Mahratta can refer to either of two ships that shipwrecked on the Goodwin Sands: SS Mahratta (1892), wrecked in 1909 SS Mahratta (1917), wrecked...
-  220–. ISBN 978-81-7154-696-1. Duff, James Grant (1878). "History of the Mahrattas". Known as the Baarbhai or Barbhai Council Kulkarni, Sumitra (1995). The...
- stranded 7. January 1951 on the North-Korean east coast, total loss. Mahratta Ferguson Bros. (Port Glasgow) Ltd., Port Glasgow 6 April 1943 16 November...
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