Undira, aka: Undīra; 2 Definition(s)


Undira 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

undīra (उंदीर).—m (undura S) A rat: also a mouse. Mem. In comp. (as in the compounds below) undīra is vulgarly written and pronounced undara. Pr. uṃ0 gēlā maskatāsa paṇa sāvakāra nāhīṃ jhālā A mean man becomes not great by visiting great places. Cœlum non animum mutant qui trans mare currunt. Pr. undirāsa māñjara sākṣa Summon not your enemy to befriend you.

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

undīra (उंदीर).—m A rat; a mouse. undirāsa māñjara sākṣa Summon not your enemy to befriend you.

(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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