Pronunciation of Potlatch  

English Meaning

Among the Kwakiutl, Chimmesyan, and other Indians of the northwestern coast of North America, a ceremonial distribution by a man of gifts to his own and neighboring tribesmen, often, formerly, to his own impoverishment. Feasting, dancing, and public ceremonies accompany it.

  1. A ceremonial feast among certain Native American peoples of the northwest Pacific coast, as in celebration of a marriage or accession, at which the host distributes gifts according to each guest's rank or status. Between rival groups the potlatch could involve extravagant or competitive giving and destruction by the host of valued items as a display of superior wealth.

Malayalam Meaning

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;ശക്തിയുള്ള - Shakthiyulla ;പ്രബലമായ - Prabalamaaya | Prabalamaya ;


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.


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