Durvacana: 8 definitions
Durvacana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Durvachana.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
durvacana (दुर्वचन).—n (S) durvākya n (S) Bad language or speech; viz. Abuse, scurrility, obscenity, ribaldry, blasphemy, ominous or inauspicious speech.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
durvacana (दुर्वचन).—n durvākya n Bad language or speech. Abuse, scurrility.
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: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Durvacana (दुर्वचन).—[neuter] = seq.*Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Durvacana (दुर्वचन):—[=dur-vacana] [from dur] n. [plural] bad or harsh language, [Ratnāvalī iii, 10/11.]Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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
Durvacana (दुर्वचन) [Also spelled durvachan]:—(nm) scurrility, scurrilous words; abuse; (a) scurrilous, foul-tongued.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Durvacana (ದುರ್ವಚನ):—[noun] foul language; abominable speech.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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