Definition of Maler in English:

Maler

(also Mal, Male)

noun

  • A member of a Dravidian people living in the Rajmahal hills of northern India.

adjective

  • Of or relating to the Maler or their language.

Origin

Early 19th century. From Malto Maler, the name of the Maler for themselves, probably from Malayalam mala mountain or a cognate form in another Dravidian language, referring to the Rajmahal Mountains.

Pronunciation

Maler

/ˈmɑːlə/