Dhenga, aka: Ḍhēṅga, Ḍheṅga; 2 Definition(s)

Introduction

Dhenga 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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Marathi-English dictionary

ḍhēṅga (ढेंग).—f n ( H) A stride or step. 2 The space between the thighs of one standing up. 3 The thigh or whole leg. 4 n C The groin. ḍhēṅgā or ḍhēṅgēṃ pasaraṇēṃ To straddle or stride widely: also to stretch the legs: as hā ḍhēṅgā or ḍhēṅgēṃ pasarūna nijalā.

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ḍhēṅgā (ढेंगा).—m A buttock.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ḍhēṅga (ढेंग).—f n A stride or step. The thigh. n The groin. ḍhēṅgē pasaraṇēṃ Straddle or stride widely.

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ḍhēṅgā (ढेंगा).—m A buttock.

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

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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