Dhinda, Dhiṇḍa: 3 definitions


Dhinda 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

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

dhiṇḍa (धिंड).—f Public exposure (of an offender); the state of being placed upon an ass or a camel, with one's face towards the animal's tail, and of being thus led around the village. v kāḍha, bhōṃvaḍa, mirava, phirava g. of o. Hence 2 Exposure gen., any openly insulted or ridiculed state. v kāḍha g. of o.

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

dhiṇḍa (धिंड).—f Public exposure (of an offender).

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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Nepali dictionary

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Dhinda is another spelling for ढिँडा [ḍhiṃḍā].—[=ढिँडा] n. → ढिँडो [ḍhiṃḍo]

context information

Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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