Olippu, Oḻippu, Oḷippu: 1 definition


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Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Olippu (ஒலிப்பு) noun < ஒலி³-. [oli³-.] Sonorousness, roar; பெருஞ்சத்தம். சொன்மறை யொலிப் புடைமுனி [perunchatham. sonmarai yolip pudaimuni] (இரகுவமிசம் இரகுவுற். [iraguvamisam iraguvur.] 30).

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Oḻippu (ஒழிப்பு) noun < ஒழி²-. [ozhi²-.] Exclusion, dismissal, expulsion; விலக்கு. [vilakku.]

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Oḷippu (ஒளிப்பு) noun < ஒளி²-. [oli²-.]

1. Absconding; slinking or stealing away; பதுங்கிமறைகை. [pathungimaraigai.]

2. Covert; மறைவு. [maraivu.] (W.)

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Oḷippu (ஒளிப்பு) noun < ஒளி³-. [oli³-.]

1. Hiding; concealing; ஒளிக்கை. [olikkai.]

2. Keeping secret, as one’s thoughts; மனத்துள் அடக்குகை. ஒளிப்பு மறைப்புப்பண்ணாமற் சொல். [manathul adakkugai. olippu maraippuppannamar sol.] (W.)

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Oḻippu (ஒழிப்பு) [oḻipputal] 5 transitive verb < ஒழி-. [ozhi-.] To destroy, remove; ஒழித்தல். அவல மொழிப்பி யவன்வயிற் றிசையா [ozhithal. avala mozhippi yavanvayir risaiya] (பெருங்கதை இலாவாண. [perungathai ilavana.] 9, 229).

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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