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māgat

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Meaning:country Magadha
Semantic field:toponym; country
Word class:noun
Language:TB
Equivalent in TA:māgat
Equivalent in other languages:Skt. magadha-
Lexeme variants:māgat
 
Number:singular
Case:nominative; accusative

Paradigm

sg pl du
nom māgat
voc
acc māgat
gen
loc
comit
inst
abl
perl
all
caus

Lexeme family

Commentary

Magadha is one of the sixteen Mahājanapadas ("Great Countries") of ancient India. The core area of Magahda was the area of Bihar south of the Ganges.

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Adams 2013a: 482

Occurrences

māgat

1THT 1576.e a4a4/// mts· walomāgat– po y·e ///

Bibliography

Adams 2013a

Adams, Douglas Q. 2013a. A dictionary of Tocharian B. Revised and greatly enlarged. 2nd ed. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi.