Yavatmal (Mah)

Mar: यवतमाळ yavatamāḷa ‘Barley Plain’  City/District, Maharashtra From Mar: yava, ‘barley’ [Hordeum hexastichon]; and māḷa, ‘uncultivated plain’.  This barley can grow to 1.2m and can be harvested from the wild for food and raw materials. Another suggestion is ‘row of...