Khori, aka: Khōrī, Khorī; 2 Definition(s)


Khori 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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khōrī (खोरी).—f A straight iralī or iralēṃ: opp. to kamara- mōḍī. 2 A narrow valley. 3 (Or khōrēṃ) A dung and rubbish-hoe. 4 P Loss or damage (as in trade): also decline or wane (in business or circumstances). Hence khōrīṃ or khōrīsa yēṇēṃ or paḍaṇēṃ or khōrī hōṇēṃ (with dravyānēṃ or paikyānēṃ) To be impoverished: (with aṅgānēṃ or śarīrānēṃ) to be emaciated or reduced: (with ābarūnēṃ) to be degraded or disgraced: (with prayatnānnī or upāyānnī or simply) to be at the end of one's measures or resources or wits).

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

khōrī (खोरी) [-rēṃ, -रें].—n A narrow valley. A dung and rubbish-hoe.

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