Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An Indian unit of weight for gold, the weight of the bean of Phaseolus vulgaris, equal to 8¾ grains troy, or 5 vatis.

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  • proper noun A female given name of Russian origin, diminutive of Maria.

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From Russian Маша (Máša)

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