Paradem, aka: Paraḍēṃ, Paraḍeṃ; 2 Definition(s)


Paradem 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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paraḍēṃ (परडें).—n A scale or dish of a balance: also a half of an oyster or other bivalve. 2 The bowl of a spoon. 3 A wooden platter. 4 An enclosure around a house; esp. the space behind it, the back-yard. 5 A sacrifice to dēvī or to the piśāca in harvest-time; that the corn may yield overflowing measure. pa0 utaraṇēṃ or basaṇēṃ g. of s. To be light in the balance; to rise in the scales. pa0 jaḍa hōṇēṃ or caḍhaṇēṃ g. of s. To be advanced in dignity or in haughtiness; to get weighty or weightier in the balance.

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pāraḍēṃ (पारडें).—n A scale or dish of a balance. 2 The churn-rope.

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