Koladanda, aka: Kōladaṇḍā, Koladaṇḍā; 2 Definition(s)

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Koladanda 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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Marathi-English dictionary

kōladaṇḍā (कोलदंडा) [or कोलदांडा, kōladāṇḍā].—m A stick or bar fastened to the neck of a surly dog. v bāndha. 2 A mode of intervolving the arms and legs, and thus pinning them by driving in a long stick:--as in securing criminals.

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kōḷadāṇḍā (कोळदांडा).—m Better kēladāṇḍā.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kōladaṇḍā (कोलदंडा) [-dāṇḍā, -दांडा].—m A stick or bar fastened to the neck of a surly dog. A mode of intertwining the arms and legs, and thus pinning them by driving in a long stick.

(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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