Chayaroti, aka: Chāyārōṭī, Chāyāroṭī; 1 Definition(s)

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chāyārōṭī (छायारोटी).—& dhuvārōṭī Names in popular story of two misers emulous of the palm of superiority. The latter plumed himself upon making his meal upon water into which he had merely dipped his bread; the first drank off his water, suffering only the shadow of his bread to fall upon it.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Dhuvaroti
dhuvārōṭī (धुवारोटी).—m A term for a miser. See chāyārōṭī.

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