Dhandalanem, Dhāṇḍaḷaṇēṃ, Dhāṇḍalaṇeṃ: 2 definitions


Dhandalanem means something in Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

dhāṇḍaḷaṇēṃ (धांडळणें).—v c (Or dhuṇḍāḷaṇēṃ. From ḍhuṇḍhanaṃ S) To search narrowly; to ransack; to rummage. This verb agrees indifferently with the object or the subject of the search--with the article missing or wanted, or with the house, box, papers &c. explored. Ex. ghara dhāṇḍuḷalēṃ, gāṃva dhāṇḍuḷa- lā, ḍāginā dhāṇḍuḷalā, ḍabī dhāṇḍuḷalī; also dhāṇḍōḷōni āvaśyaka || sītāśuddhi karāvī ||.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

dhāṇḍaḷaṇēṃ (धांडळणें).—v t (Or dhuṇḍāḷaṇēṃ) To search narrowly; to ransack; to rummage.

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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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