marga

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit मार्ग (mārga).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

marga (plural margas)

  1. (South Asia) The canon of established forms of classical music, dance etc., as opposed to modern or regional developments. [from 19th c.]
  2. (Hinduism, yoga) Any of various paths or courses seen as leading to enlightenment. [from 20th c.]
  3. (Buddhism) The noble eightfold path. [from 20th c.]

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit मार्ग (mārga).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mar.ɡa/
  • Hyphenation: mar‧ga

Noun[edit]

marga

  1. (Classical Malay) wild animal
  2. way, road, route, path

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mar.ɡa/
  • Hyphenation: mar‧ga

Noun[edit]

marga (plural marga-marga, first-person possessive margaku, second-person possessive margamu, third-person possessive marganya)

  1. (anthropology) clan
  2. (biology, taxonomy) genus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Celtic, probably Gaulish (Pliny).

Noun[edit]

marga f (genitive margae); first declension

  1. (geology) marl

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative marga margae
Genitive margae margārum
Dative margae margīs
Accusative margam margās
Ablative margā margīs
Vocative marga margae

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

marga

  1. third-person singular present indicative of margać

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin marga, from Celtic/Gaulish.

Noun[edit]

marga f (plural margas)

  1. (geology) marl (lime-rich mud)

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin marga, from Celtic/Gaulish.

Noun[edit]

marga f (plural margas)

  1. (geology) marl

Derived terms[edit]