Definition of Magadhi in US English:

Magadhi

(also Magad'hi)

noun

  • A dialect of Prakrit, anciently spoken in an area corresponding with part of the modern state of Bihar.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Asiatick Researches. From Sanskrit Māgadhī from Magadha South Bihar.

Pronunciation

Magadhi

/ˈmɑːɡədi/