Kuiri, aka: Kuirī; 2 Definition(s)


Kuiri 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

kuirī (कुइरी).—f A leguminous plant and its pod, Cowhage or Cowitch, Carpopogon pruriens. Distinguished into khājarī kuirī & gōḍī kuirī. 2 A young unripe mango. 3 An ornament for the head (of females). 4 R A just-formed jack-fruit.

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

kuirī (कुइरी).—f A just-formed jack-fruit. A young unripe mango. An orna- ment for the head of females.

(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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