Dodda, Doḍḍa: 1 definition
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Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [adjective] big or bigger a) taking up much space; bulky; b) enclosing much space; spacious; c) of great extent or amount.
2) [adjective] born or brought forth earlier than another or others; exceeding another in age; senior; older; elder.
3) [adjective] of longer standing or superior;4) [adjective] ದೊಡ್ಡ ಕುದುರೆ ಚೇಷ್ಟೆ [dodda kudure ceshte] doḍḍa kudure cēṣṭe the manner of conducting or bearing oneself blindly following a wealthy man; the pretentious behaviour; ದೊಡ್ಡದು [doddadu] doḍḍadu that which is big, large or great; 2. large-heartedness; generosity; 3. that which is important, significant; 4. that which is difficult or impossible to do; ದೊಡ್ಡವನು [doddavanu] doḍḍavanu a man exceeding another in age; an elder; 2. a rich, wealthy man; 3. a noble man; ದೊಡ್ಡದುಮಾಡು [doddadumadu] doḍḍadu māḍu to make (something) big or bigger; to enlarge; 2. to exaggerate; to overemphasise.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+85): Dodda Itelu, Dodda-varaha, Doddabage, Doddabemde, Doddabene, Doddabetta, Doddabevu, Doddabudde, Doddacamcu, Doddacilla, Doddacumcu, Doddadagare, Doddadana, Doddadattele, Doddaelakki, Doddagarike, Doddagattu, Doddagirasa, Doddagoni, Doddagoramte.
Ends with: Addadodda.
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The history of Andhra country (1000 AD - 1500 AD) (by Yashoda Devi)
Part 24 - Nala Kama (A.D. 1147) < [Chapter II - The Haihayas]
Part 7 - Bhima II (A.D. 1156-1188) < [Chapter V - The Kotas (A.D. 1100-1270)]
Part 8 - Manda and Buddha (A.D. 1149-1173) < [Chapter IV - The Kondapadumatis (A.D. 1100-1282)]
Later Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Temples in Sugatur < [Chapter IV - Temples of Vikrama Chola’s Time]
Temples in Kadagodi < [Chapter XIX - Supplement]
Middle Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)