Ganthanem, Gāṇṭhaṇēṃ, Gāṇṭhaṇeṃ: 2 definitions


Ganthanem 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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[«previous next»] — Ganthanem in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

gāṇṭhaṇēṃ (गांठणें).—v c also gāṇṭhaviṇēṃ (gāṇṭha) To connect with a knot, to knot. 2 To close or secure with a knot. 3 To pop upon; to catch in the act; to intercept unawares; to spring up and meet at a precise moment; to nab. Ex. tūṃ japata basa tō jēvāyāsa yēīla tēvhāṃ tyāsa gāṇṭha; tyālā cōrānnīṃ aina dōna praharacē vēḷēsa gāṇṭha- lēṃ. 4 fig. To bind, confine, reduce under subjection. Ex. hā parākāṣṭhēcā durāgrahī hyālā jō gāṃ- ṭhēla tō dhanya. 5 To accomplish or attain (a journey, a village, a stage). 6 To occupy or assume possession of (a country, a tract).

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gānthaṇēṃ (गांथणें).—v c (granthana S) To interweave, plat, wattle.

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

gāṇṭhaṇēṃ (गांठणें).—v t Knot, connect with a knot. Pop upon, catch in the act, intercept unawares. Bind, reduce under subjection. Accomplish or attain (journey, village, &c.).

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gānthaṇēṃ (गांथणें).—v t Interweave, wattle. gānthaṇaf The interweaving, wattling (as of the vertical sticks of a fence).

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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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