मासा

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Marathi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Marathi 𑘦𑘰𑘭𑘰 (māsā), from Maharastri Prakrit 𑀫𑀘𑁆𑀙 (maccha) + Middle Indo-Aryan -𑀓- (-ka-), from Ashokan Prakrit 𑀫𑀙 (macha /maccha/) + Middle Indo-Aryan -𑀓- (-ka-), from Sanskrit मत्स्य (mátsya), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *mátsyas. Doublet of मत्स्य (matsya). Cognate with Hindi मच्छ (macch), Sindhi مَڇُ‎ / मछु (machu), Punjabi ਮੱਛ (maccha), Nepali माछा (māchā), Oriya ମାଛ (machô), Bengali মাছ (mach), Assamese মাছ (mas).

Noun[edit]

मासा (māsām

  1. fish

References[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen, “मासा”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983
  • James Thomas Molesworth, “मासा”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, 1857
  • Yasavanta Ramakrshna Date, “मासा”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala, 1932-1950
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley, “mátsya(9758)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press, 1969–1985