Rukha, aka: Rukhā; 2 Definition(s)

Introduction

Rukha 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

rukhā (रुखा).—a (rukṣa S through H) Plain, dry, harsh, hard, ununctuous, unsavory--an article of food: arid, adust, dreary-looking, wanting water and trees--a country: dry, cold, unaffecting, jejune--language: harsh, rough, unmusical--a note, tone, accent.

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rukha (रुख).—m (vṛkṣa S through H) Esp. in Konkan̤. A tree: also a tree cut down to a stump, or a pollard, or a tree without branches, or the lower part of the trunk. 2 The beam on which an end of the kaṇēkaḍa of a waterwheel rests and revolves.

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

rukhā (रुखा).—a Plain, dry, harsh; arid.

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rūkha (रूख).—m A tree.

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
context information

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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Rukhadi
rukhāḍī (रुखाडी) [-ḍyā, -ड्या].—a Skilful in clib- ing trees.
Rukhadum
rukhāḍūṃ (रुखाडूं).—n (rūkha Tree.) The cord-ring of the feet of Palm-climbers.
Rukhaya
rukhaya (रुखय).—f C (rūkha Tree.) A kind of snake; generally found upon trees.
Rukhalum
rukhāḷūṃ (रुखाळूं).—n (rūkha & aḷūṃ) A parasite species of. Calladium.

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