Puyal: 2 definitions


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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Puyal (ಪುಯಲ್):—[noun] = ಪುಯ್ಯಲ್ [puyyal].

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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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Tamil dictionary

Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Puyal (புயல்) noun perhaps from புய்²-. [puy²-.]

1. Cloud; மேகம். விண்டுமுன்னிய புயல் [megam. vindumunniya puyal] (பதிற்றுப்பத்து [pathirruppathu] 84, 22).

2. Raining; மழைபெய்கை. புயல்மேகம்போற் றிருமேனியம்மான் [mazhaipeykai. puyalmegambor rirumeniyamman] (நாலாயிர திவ்யப்பிரபந்தம் திருவாய்மொழி [nalayira thivyappirapandam thiruvaymozhi] 8, 10, 2).

3. Water; நீர். மாமேகம் பெய்தபுயல் [nir. mamegam peythapuyal] (சீவகசிந்தாமணி [sivagasindamani] 2476).

4. Gale, storm, tempest, gust, squall; கொடுங் காற்று. [kodung karru.] (W.)

5. The planet Venus; சுக்கிரன். [sukkiran.] (W.)

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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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