Phera, Phēra: 10 definitions
Phera means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Fer.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
phēra (फेर).—m (phēraṇēṃ) Turning round in a ring, or walking about, or galloping up and down (of a horse). v dhara, ghāla 2 Difference, diversity, dissimilitude. 3 Disagreement, discrepancy, variance. 4 Change, alteration, a turn. v paḍa, ghē. Ex. tyācē tāpālā phēra paḍalā. 5 Curvature, bending, turning (as of a road, stick &c.) 6 Power of modulation; compass of the voice; power to express the tones of music. Ex. tyācē gaḷyānta phēra cāṅgalā āhē. 7 A circumference. 8 Skirt. 9 Forming a ring and dancing and capering. Amongst women on nāgapañcamī. v dhara, ghāla, ghē. 10 R (Commonly phērā) A turn or winding around (a stick &c.); or a convolution or roll (around itself) with a rope, cloth &c. phēra ghēūna mutaṇēṃ To surpass (in badness) one's pattern or example.
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phēra (फेर).—ad ( H) Again: also back.
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phērā (फेरा).—m (phēraṇēṃ) A turn or winding (around a stick or other body); or a convolution or roll (around itself) with a rope, a cloth &c. 2 A circle described by a body in motion, a whirl, a gyration. 3 A turn or bending; a circuitous portion or winding (as of a road or river). 4 A circuit, or a trip thither and back; esp. as considered as laborious or unproductive. 5 A whirl or maze in the figurative sense; tumultuous and bewildering course or state (of affairs &c.) Used mostly in loc. case (phēṛyānta) and with ghāla or paḍa. 6 A circumference.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
phēra (फेर).—m Turning round in a ring. Differ- ence. Discrepancy. Change. Curva- ture, bending. A circumference. Skirt. Forming a ring and dancing and capering. A turn of winding around. A roll. ad Again, back.
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phērā (फेरा).—m A turn. A whirl. A circuit. A maze. phēṛyānta sāmpaḍaṇēṃ To find one's self in embarrassing circumstances.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Phera (फेर).—A jackal.
Derivable forms: pheraḥ (फेरः).
See also (synonyms): pheraṇḍa.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-raḥ) A jackal.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Phera (फेर).—and pheru pheru, m. A jackal.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Phera (फेर):—m. (onomatopoetic) a jackal, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Phera (फेर):—(raḥ) 1. m. A jackal.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Phera (फेर):—(onomatop.; vgl. pheṭ, phet) m. Schakal [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma] — Vgl. die folgenden Wörter.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Phera (फेर):—und pheraṇḍa m. Schakal. [Rājan 19,8.]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
1) Phera (फेर) [Also spelled fer]:—(nm) a detour, circuitous route; turn/turning; curvature; ambiguity; complication; ~[phāra/badala] modification, alteration; —[khānā] to (have to) make a detour; —[denā] to return; —[paḍanā] to get complicated; a complication to arise; to make a difference; —[meṃ paḍanā] to be involved in a complication; to suffer a loss; —[meṃ paḍanā, ninyānave ke] to be unseemly crazy to amass wealth; to get embroiled in an unseemly activity for material gains; to be involved in a predicament of one’s own making.
2) Pherā (फेरा) [Also spelled fera]:—(nm) going round; round, coming and going back; circumambulation; circuit; a matrimonial rite wherein the bride and bridegroom move together round the sacred fire; —[denā] to make occasional visits/calls; [phere paḍanā] the matrimonial rites of going around the sacred fire to be performed; to be bound in wedlock; [phere lagānā] to take frequent rounds, to go round again and again; to circumambulate.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Pherabadali, Pheraghodem, Pheraghodi, Pheraghongadem, Pheragoshta, Pherakaravata, Pherala, Pheramobadala, Pherana, Pheranda, Pheranem, Pherani, Pherapali, Pheraphara, Pheraphataka, Pherava, Pheravitantra.
Ends with: Akabaica Phera, Akabaica-phera, Bhairavaphera, Cauphera, Cauriyashica-phera, Heraphera, Kalaca Phera, Navyannavaca Phera, Navyannavaca-phera, Phuphera, Sadesatica Phera, Shanica Phera, Ulataphera.
Full-text (+9): Pheranda, Pheru, Akabaica-phera, Akabaica Phera, Cauriyashica-phera, Kalaca Phera, Navyannavaca-phera, Lauta, Cauriyashica Garaka, Shanica Phera, Badal, Pheraphara, Pheri, Ninyanabe, Navyannavaca Phera, Sadesatica Phera, Ubhyanem, Fera, Fer, Heraphera.
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