Definition of Muria in English:

Muria

Pronunciation /ˈmʊərɪə/

noun

  • 1A member of a Dravidian people of central India.

  • 2The language of the Muria.

adjective

  • Designating or relating to this people.

Origin

Mid 19th century. Apparently from (unattested) eastern Hindi *muriyā indigenous from Sanskrit mūla root, but perhaps ultimately from a local form (evidenced by the earlier transcription Moria) of Hindi maṛiā.