matha

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See also: Matha, maþa, ma tha, and ma-thà

English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मठ (maṭha).

Noun[edit]

matha (plural mathas)

  1. (Hinduism, Jainism) A monastic or similar religious establishment in Hinduism and Jainism, usually more formal and hierarchical than an ashram.

Gamilaraay[edit]

Noun[edit]

matha

  1. A female marriage class or skin group. A matha can marry only a gambu; her sons will be gabi, and her daughters gabutha.

References[edit]

  • Peter Austin, A Reference Dictionary of Gamilaraay, northern New South Wales (1993)

Phuthi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

-matha

  1. to run

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Thao[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

matha

  1. eye (organ)