Doṇi, aka: Donī, Doṇī; 4 Definition(s)
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doṇi : (f.) a boat; a canoe; a trough.Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
Doṇī, 2 (f.) (Sk. droṇi?) an oil-giving plant (?) (or is it= donī1 meaning a cake made in a tub, but wrongly interpreted by Dhammapāla?) only in —nimmiñjana oil-cake Pv.I, 1010; as °nimmijjani at Vv 3338; explained by telamiñjaka at PvA.51 & by tilapiññāka at VvA.147. (Page 331)
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Donī, 1 (f.) (Sk. droṇī, see doṇa) 1. a (wooden) trough, a vat, tub S.II, 259; A.I, 253; V, 323; J.I, 450; Miln.56.—tela° an oil vat A.III, 58 (āyasā made of iron & used as a sarcophagus).—2. a trough-shaped canoe (cp. Marāthi ḍon “a long flat-bottomed boat made of unḍi wood, ” & Kanarese ḍoni “a canoe hallowed from a log”) J.IV, 163 (=gambhīrā mahānāvā p. 164); PvA.189.—3. a hollow, dug in the ground Miln.397.—4. the body of a lute, the sounding-board (?)) I.450; Miln.53; VvA.281. (Page 331)Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
ḍōṇī (डोणी).—f (ḍōṇa or H) A sort of canoe, a doney. 2 (drōṇī S) A small leaf-boat for ghee &c. 3 A small trough.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
ḍōṇī (डोणी).—f A sort of canoe. A small trough See ḍōṇāSource: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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