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Mahratti

[muh-rat-ee] /məˈræt i/
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  • It was, of course, in Mahratti; and so badly written that he had difficulty in deciphering it.

  • Owen stamped his foot as the man spoke, and swore in Mahratti.

    Jones of the 64th F. S. (Frederick Sadleir) Brereton
  • "We were attacked early this morning, and only saw you a moment before," the man called out in Mahratti.

    Jones of the 64th F. S. (Frederick Sadleir) Brereton
  • Also that you are fitted for the post of interpreter, as you speak Hindustani and Mahratti fluently.

    Jones of the 64th F. S. (Frederick Sadleir) Brereton
  • In a wider sense it may be extended to include all who inhabit Maharashtra and speak Mahratti as their mother-tongue.

  • "He is below," Owen answered promptly, in Mahratti, much to the astonishment of the native.

    Jones of the 64th F. S. (Frederick Sadleir) Brereton
  • I have been exceptionally fortunate, owing to the fact that I speak Mahratti as well as English.

  • He spoke to Harry, but his language differed widely from either Mahratti or that spoken by the people of Bengal.

  • The attendant understood enough of Mahratti to make out their request, and offered at once to accompany them.

  • Then, too, thanks to the fact that they often rode side by side, Owen's Mahratti had become almost perfect.

    Jones of the 64th F. S. (Frederick Sadleir) Brereton

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