Haduka, aka: Haḍūka; 2 Definition(s)


Haduka 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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haḍūka (हडूक).—n A small bone: also a bone generally in contemptuous or careless speech. See hāḍūka and the notice under haḍa n.

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hāḍūka (हाडूक).—n (hāḍa) A little or small bone. hā0 bāndhaṇēṃ (gaḷyāśīṃ or dārāsa) To take a woman into keeping: also to take upon one's self a clog or encumbrance, a trouble or difficulty generally. hā0 bāndhaṇēṃ (gaḷyāśīṃ or dārāśīṃ), hā0 rōvaṇēṃ -lāvaṇēṃ -puraṇēṃ or dārāśīṃ or dārālā) To stigmatize as ejected from caste.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

haḍūka (हडूक).—n A small bone, a bone contemptuously.

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hāḍuka (हाडुक).—n A little or small bone. hāḍuka bāndhaṇēṃ (gaḷyāśīṃ or dārāśīṃ) Take a woman into keeping; Take upon one's self a clog or encumbrance. hāḍuka bāndhaṇēṃ or rōvaṇēṃ or puraṇēṃ (dārāśīṃ or gaḷyāśīṃ) To stigmatise as ejected from caste.

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

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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