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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.

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- Light Infantry 105th Mahratta Light Infantry 110th Mahratta Light Infantry 114th Mahrattas 116th Mahrattas 117th Mahrattas Mahratta War (disambiguation)...
- 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....
- The Mahratta Greyhound or Maratha Greyhound is a dog breed originating in India. This rare breed, unknown outside his native province of Maharashtra, is...
- 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...
- Mahratta War may refer to: First Anglo Maratha War (1775–1802) Second Anglo Maratha War (1803–1805) Third Anglo Maratha War (1817–1818) Mahratta (disambiguation)...
- and Southern Mahratta Railway Strike was a general strike launched against the retrenchment policies of the Madras and Southern Mahratta Railway Company...
- The Madras and Southern Mahratta Railway was a railway company that operated in southern India. It was founded on 1 January 1908 by merging the Madras...
- Bundi. Henty, G. A. (1902). At the Point of the Bayonet: A Tale of the Mahratta War. London. - historical fiction describing the war Third Anglo-Maratha...
- Maratha battalions, namely the 105th Mahratta Light Infantry, 110th Mahratta Light Infantry and 116th Mahrattas also acquitted themselves in Palestine...
- first Mahratta suffered a similar fate in 1909. After Mahratta broke up, the ship was found to be resting on top of the first Mahratta. SS Mahratta was...
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