Aralam, Arāḷam: 1 definition


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Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Arāḷam (அராளம்) noun

1. Tuscan jasmine. See இருவாட்சி. [iruvadsi.] (தைலவருக்கச்சுருக்கம் தைல. [thailavarukkachurukkam thaila.] 135, வரி [vari], 49.)

2. Sāl resin; குங்கிலியம். [kungiliyam.] (தைலவருக்கச்சுருக்கம் தைல. [thailavarukkachurukkam thaila.] 119.)

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Arāḷam (அராளம்) noun < arāla. (Nāṭya.) Gesture with one hand in which the thumb and the forefinger are fully bent while the rest are held upright and slightly bent; இணையா வினைக்கை வகை. [inaiya vinaikkai vagai.] (சிலப்பதிகாரம் அரும்பதவுரை [silappathigaram arumbathavurai] 3, 18, உரை. [urai.])

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Arāḷam (அராளம்) noun < arāla. (நாநார்த்த. [nagarthathipigai])

1. Infuriated or must elephant; மதயானை. [mathayanai.]

2. Fragrant gum; நறும்பிசின். [narumbisin.]

3. Bend; வளைவு. [valaivu.]

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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