[ mlech-uh, muh-lech-uh ]
/ ˈmlɛtʃ ə, məˈlɛtʃ ə /
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a non-Indian barbarian; a foreigner in ancient India.
a class of untouchables comprising such persons.
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Origin of Mleccha
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How to use Mleccha in a sentence
And, O lord of men, numerous Mleccha kings then rule over the earth!The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 2|Translated by Kisari Mohan Ganguli