Phuraphuranem, aka: Phuraphuraṇēṃ, Phuraphuraṇeṃ; 2 Definition(s)


Phuraphuranem 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

phuraphuraṇēṃ (फुरफुरणें).—v i (phura! phura!) To snort--a horse or an ass. 2 To crackle or spit--an oily substance burning. 3 To make a purring or whirring sound with the mouth. 4 (sphuraṇa S) To have a twitching or convulsive quivering--eyelids &c. 5 fig. To quiver with impatient eagerness; to itch or burn--the hands, arms, feet, tongue, mouth, to strike, run, speak &c.

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

phuraphuraṇēṃ (फुरफुरणें).—v i To snort. To crackle. To make a purring or whirring sound with the mouth. To have a twitch- ing-eyelids &c. To quiver with impatient eagerness; to itch.

(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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