Kurihada, Kuṛhāḍa: 2 definitions


Kurihada 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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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kuṛhāḍa (कुऱ्हाड).—f (kuṭhāra S) A hatchet or an ax: also the head as disting. from the haft. Pr. ākāśacī ku0 kōlhyācē dāntāṃvara Used of an evil befalling one by whom it had not been deserved, or to whom the occurrence was unlikely. kuṛhāḍīcā ghāva khōṭyācē kapāḷīṃ Evil (comes &c.) to him who evil thinks. A man falls (or, let a man fall) into the snare which he has laid for another; Honi soit qui mal y pense.

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kuṛhāḍā (कुऱ्हाडा).—m A turn-screw.

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

kuṛhāḍa (कुऱ्हाड) [-ḍī, -डी].—f An axe, a hatchet.

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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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