Rukha, aka: Rukhā; 2 Definition(s)


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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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
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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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