Uri, Urī, Ūrī: 6 definitions


Uri means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, 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.

India history and geogprahy

Source: Shodhganga: Temple management in the Āgamas (history)

Uri (उरि) equals 2 Uḻakku and represents a unit of measurement used in Medieval Temple Inscriptions.—Remuneration had several components. One main component was daily allowance of paddy or rice. This was measured out in various measures [viz., 1 Uri equals 2 Uḻakku].

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

urī (उरी).—f (Poetry. uraṇēṃ) Remainder, residue, remnant. v ura, yē. Ex. tumhī jāvēṃ yēthuni lavakarī || nā tarīṃ tumacī na urē urī || daśamukhāci na urē urī || Also sakumāra sumanakaḷi kēvari || capalā paḍatāṃ na urē urī || urasī yēṇēṃ See uvārīsa yēṇēṃ.

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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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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Urī (उरी).—A particle of assent; see उररी (urarī).

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Ūrī (ऊरी).—= उररी (urarī) q. v.; तदूरीकृत्य कृतिभिर्वाचस्पत्यं प्रतप्यते (tadūrīkṛtya kṛtibhirvācaspatyaṃ pratapyate) Śi.2.3.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Urī (उरी).—ind. A particle, implying, (especially in composition.) 1. Promise, assent. 2. Expansion; also urarī and ūrī.

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Ūrī (ऊरी).—ind. A particle of, 1. Assent. 2. Of expansion: see urī.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Urī (उरी).—[urī-], see kṛ.

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Ūrī (ऊरी).—see kṛ.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Urī (उरी):—1. urī ind. (probably connected with uras See urarī, [column]2) a particle implying assent or admission or promise.

2) 2. urī f. Name of a river, [Śiva-purāṇa]

3) Ūrī (ऊरी):—[from ūrarī] ind. = urī q.v., [Śiśupāla-vadha]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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