42918Re: [SUMADHWASEVA] Discontinue usage of word "Mutt"
- 12 OctYes. I agree with your view point. Let us inform all other Madhwa brothers/sisters about this usage of Matha instead of Mutt.Regards.N. Ragavendran8190021196On Thu, Oct 12, 2017 at 8:01 PM, Raghu Rao rrao115@... [SUMADHWASEVA] <SUMADHWASEVA@...> wrote:Hare Sreenivasa,Please let's use "Matha" instead of Mutt whenever we refer to our Madhva places of worship. Mutt is a very demeaning word and its meanings are as below according to the dictionary. Kindly refrain going forwards. Regards, Raomuttmʌt/nouninformalnoun: mutt; plural noun: mutts
- 1.a dog, especially a mongrel."a long-haired mutt of doubtful pedigree"
synonyms: mongrel, hound, dog, cur, tyke; Moreinformalpooch;informalmong, bitzer"a long-haired mutt of doubtful pedigree"
- 2.a stupid or incompetent person."he pitied the poor mutt who ever fell for her charms"
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