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mahal

[muh-hahl]
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noun
  1. a palace or mansion.See also Taj Mahal.

Origin of mahal

From the Arabic word maḥall ‘place, area’
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Examples from the Web for mahal

Historical Examples

  • This man, Mahal the Smuggler, was dressed nearly like European sailors.

    The Wandering Jew, Complete

    Eugene Sue

  • "Tag" is a pet name of endearment; "Mahal" means great or beautiful; "Montag Mahal," the chosen of the palace.

  • Mahal ang amunistal sa kasal nga ispisyal, The payment for the church services in a special marriage is dear.

  • Mahal na ang prisyu sa bugas mais karun, The price of corn grits has increased.

  • Mahal ang mga palitúnun run, Things are expensive these days.