Tukada, Ṭukaḍā: 4 definitions


Tukada means something in Marathi, Hindi. 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

ṭukaḍā (टुकडा).—Properly tukaḍabāpū &c.

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tukaḍā (तुकडा).—m ( H) A piece, bit, fragment. 2 (Esp. with bhākara or rōṭī prefixed.) Bread generally or indefinitely. 3 fig. A maintenance or means of subsistence, bread. 4 In arithmetical translations. Segment. tu0 tōḍūna dēṇēṃ To answer outright, smack, flat (in refusing). tu0 dēṇēṃ To give a share of. tukaḍē m pl paḍaṇēṃ g. of s. (To fall into, or to be ready to be pulled into, pieces by the bidders.) To undergo great and earnest competition--an article. (Also understood as signifying To be so scarce and valuable as to be saleable by pieces or parts or distinct units; as mādarapāṭācē-dhānyācē-āmbyāñcē-guḷācē tukaḍē paḍatāta). 2 with kāmācē To be knocked off or rattled over (performed) smartly. 3 with hātācē-pāyācē-mānēcē-kamarēcē-pāṭhīcē &c. To be exhausted or knocked up with exertion.

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

tukaḍā (तुकडा).—m A bit, a piece. Bread. Seg- ment. tukaḍā dēṇēṃ Give a share of. tukaḍē paḍaṇēṃ with hātācē-pāyācē-mānēcē-kamarēcē-pāṭhīcē Be exhausted or knocked up with exertion.

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Ṭukaḍa (टुकड):——an allomorph of [ṭukaḍā] used as the first member in compound words; ~[khora/toḍa] lit. one who thrives on leavings —a sponge.

2) Ṭukaḍā (टुकडा):—(nm) a piece, fragment; part; splinter; (fig) leavings; ~[ḍe toḍanā] to sponge on; ~[ḍe-ṭukaḍe karanā] to cut into pieces; ~[ḍe-ṭukaḍe ke lie tarasanā] to be starved for every bit; ~[ḍoṃ para palanā], ([kisī ke]) to thrive on leavings.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Tukaḍā (ತುಕಡಾ):—[noun] = ತುಕಡಿ [tukadi]2.

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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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