Dhuri, Dhurī: 8 definitions
Dhuri means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, Hindi. 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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
dhurī (धुरी).—f (dhur S) The instep. 2 The instep-part of a shoe or sandal. 3 The shaft, or the pieces composing it, of a cart, plough &c.
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dhurī (धुरी).—f (dhūra) Fumigation. v dē. dhurī dēṇēṃ To gull, trick, bilk, balk. 2 To besmoke with the smoke of various pungent herbs or drugs (in order to extort from). dhurī ghālaṇēṃ To fumigate (puerperal women) with vāvaḍiṅga, dry blades of garlic or onions &c.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
dhurī (धुरी).—f The instep. The pole or the pieces composing it, of a cart, plough &c.
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dhurī (धुरी).—f Fumigation.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dhuri (धुरि):—m. Name of a son of the Vasu Āpa, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dhuri (धुरि):—adv. Before.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Dhurī (धुरी) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Dhurī.
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Dhurī (धुरी):—(nf) axis, axle; pivot; —[honā] to be the pivot, to be at the centre, to enjoy the key position.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
Dhurī (धुरी) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Dhurī.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
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Ends with: Addhuri, Adhuri, Badagandhuri, Caudhuri, Dhadhuri, Dhundhuri, Dhuramdhuri, Gondhuri, Kapoorimadhuri, Kapura-madhuri, Kapurimadhuri, Kapurmadhuri, Madhuri, Rasakrishnamadhuri, Shringararasamadhuri, Simdhuri, Vaidhuri, Vidagdhamadhavamadhuri.
Full-text (+9): Kirtaniya, Dhur, Pratishthapayitavya, Kirtanya, Damya, Yamavat, Tulyakaksha, Dauratmya, Shikshika, Putrin, Shikshaka, Avighna, Niyuj, Sahasrarcis, Sahasradidhiti, Sahasrarashmi, Sahasramshu, Sahasradhaman, Sahasramarici, Sahasrakara.
Search found 7 books and stories containing Dhuri, Dhurī; (plurals include: Dhuris, Dhurīs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 1.134.3 < [Sukta 134]
Rig Veda 5.56.6 < [Sukta 56]
Rig Veda 1.164.9 < [Sukta 164]
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
Kavyamimamsa of Rajasekhara (Study) (by Debabrata Barai)
Part 6.1e - Nihnutayoni (2): Parapurapraveśasadṛśa < [Chapter 5 - Analyasis and Interpretations of the Kāvyamīmāṃsā]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Malatimadhava (study) (by Jintu Moni Dutta)