Pure, Purē: 4 definitions


Pure means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

purē (पुरे).—ad (puraṇēṃ) Enough. 2 or purēpurē ad An exclamation noting fullness or satiety; as Enough! stop!

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

purē (पुरे).—ad Enough. purē purē ad An exclama- tion noting fulness or satiety, as Enough! stop! Used as s. n. Ex. yandā pāvasānēṃ purēṃ purēṃ kēlēṃ.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Pure (पुरे).—and m.c. puri, adv. (= Pali, AMg. pure, Sanskrit puras), in [Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit] only of time (but see purebhāga), for- merly, before: quasi-adj., pure bhave Lalitavistara 385.6 (verse) in a former existence, and (m.c.) puri bhavi Lalitavistara 165.9 (verse), id.; tatpure Mahāvastu i.192.13 (verse), before that; as simple adv., pure Lalitavistara 11.13; 282.21; Mahāvastu ii.34.17; 169.2 (see Senart's note), in a verse virtually repeated iii.148.11 and 185.9 (in the last Senart strangely em. to purā, tho mss. read pure, which he keeps in the other places, or v.l. puro); iii.445.13; Rāṣṭrapālaparipṛcchā 27.18; puri, only in verses m.c., Lalitavistara 165.13; 169.1; 230.13; 352.19.

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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.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Pure (ಪುರೆ):—[interjection] an interjection praising or encouraging a performer; 'bravo'!.

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Pure (ಪುರೆ):—[noun] (dial.) a roof or anything like a roof in position or use.

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Pure (ಪುರೆ):—[noun] a kind of thin, cake made of wheat flour and fried in oil or ghee.

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Pure (ಪುರೆ):—[independent] an indeclinable used to convey 'sufficienṭ!', 'no more'! 'enough!'.

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Purē (ಪುರೇ):—[independent] = ಪುರೆ [pure]4.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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