Thokanem, Ṭhōkaṇēṃ, Ṭhokaṇeṃ: 2 definitions

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Thokanem 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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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ṭhōkaṇēṃ (ठोकणें).—v c To knock, strike, beat (with a mallet, hammer, stick). 2 To strike gently, to pat. agāḍī ṭhō0 To be first; to attain the first place or number. arōḷī ṭhō0 To set up a bawl. arjī ṭhō0 To make a petition. tambū ṭhō0 To pitch a tent. daṇḍa ṭhō0 To slap or strike one's upper arms. dhāva or dhūma ṭhō0 To set up a run. pānēṃ ṭhō0 To set down the dishes at a feast or meal. phiryāda ṭhō0 To lodge a complaint. bōmba ṭhō0 To beat the mouth. mūda ṭhō0 To dish out the rice out of the ōgrāḷēṃ. ṭhōkaṇēṃ, like māraṇēṃ, is used in various applications, in the general sense To KNOCK OFF; to make or perform in some cursory, coarse, or rough manner. Ex. āmhī vāṭēnēṃ cāra bhākarī ṭhōkalyā āṇi sarāsarī jēvalōṃ; puṣkaḷa kāmēṃ jamalīṃ hōtīṃ tīṃ mī kaśīntarīṃ ṭhōkūna nighūna yēīna.

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thōkaṇēṃ (थोकणें).—v c To make to stop or stand still.

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thōkaṇēṃ (थोकणें).—v i (Poetry) To stop, stand still, cease from motion. Ex. thōkati jaisē ajācē bhāra ||.

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

ṭhōkaṇēṃ (ठोकणें).—v t To knock, strike, beat (with a mallet, hammer, stick). agāḍī ṭhō?B. To be first; to attain the first place or number. arōḷī ṭhō?B. To set up a bawl. arjī ṭhō?B. To make a petition. tambū ṭhō?B. To pitch a tent. daṇḍa ṭhō?B. To slap or strike one's upper arms. dhāṃva or dhūma ṭhō?B. To set up a run. phiryāda ṭhō?B. To lodge a complaint. bōmba ṭhō?B. To beat the mouth.

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thōkaṇēṃ (थोकणें).—v t Make to stop or stand still v i Stop, stand still.

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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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