महा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit महा (mahā), combining form of महत् (mahat).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /mə.ɦɑː/, [mə.ɦäː]

Adjective[edit]

महा (mahā)

  1. great, massive, large-scale, epic
    महा संकटmahā saṅkaṭa great disaster
  2. valorous, heroic
    एक महा वीरek mahā vīra noble man

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

महा (mahā)

  1. ablative singular of मह (maha), Devanagari script form of maha
  2. nominative/vocative plural of मह (maha), Devanagari script form of maha

Adjective[edit]

महा (mahā)

  1. masculine/neuter vocative singular of महन्त् (mahant), Devanagari script form of mahant

Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

महा (mahā́)

  1. combining form of महत् (mahát)

Derived terms[edit]