महाराज

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit महाराज (mahārāja), from महा (mahā, great) + राजन् (rājan, king).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

महाराज (mahārājm

  1. a maharajah, powerful king
  2. (derogatory, figuratively) an arrogant person

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Noun[edit]

महाराज

  1. Devanagari script form of mahārāja, which is vocative singular of महाराजन् (mahārājan, great king)
  2. Devanagari script form of mahārāja, which is alternative stem of महाराजन् (mahārājan, great king)
  3. Devanagari script form of mahārāja, which is vocative singular of राजन् (rājan, king) - it was well to be polite when speaking to kings!