Vatanem, Vaṭaṇēṃ, Vaṭaṇeṃ: 2 definitions


Vatanem 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

vaṭaṇēṃ (वटणें).—v c To roll (cotton) with an iron or a wooden bar to force out its seeds. 2 P To stack or pile (grass, sheaves, stones).

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vaṭaṇēṃ (वटणें).—n The implement (generally a bar iron or wooden) with which raw cotton is rolled in being seeded.

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vataṇēṃ (वतणें).—v i (Better utaṇēṃ q. v.) To boil up and flow over &c.

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vataṇēṃ (वतणें).—v c (Properly ōtaṇēṃ) To pour. 2 To form by melting and pouring into a mould, to cast.

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vāṭaṇēṃ (वाटणें).—v c To grind finely by rubbing with a muller; to levigate; to mash. 2 fig. To discuss or debate; to revolve or sift thoroughly. vāṭūna ghāṭūna With grinding and rubbing, with levigating and mashing. 2 fig. Oppressively, with harassing and worrying. v khā, pi, giḷa. Ex. hā vā0 mājhā prāṇa khātō or vā0 malā pyāyālā pāhatō.

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vāṭaṇēṃ (वाटणें).—v i & in. con. To seem or appear unto; to strike as bearing a certain semblance or certain qualities, indications &c. Ex. hyā raṅgācēṃ pāgōṭēṃ malā cāṅgalēṃ vāṭatēṃ; āja pāūsa paḍēlasā vāṭatō. 2 To arise or be in the mind of (as desirable &c.); to be in the contemplation of. Ex. saṃsāra sōḍāvāsēṃ vāṭatēṃ.

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

vaṭaṇēṃ (वटणें).—v t To roll cotton with an iron or wooden bar to force the seed out.

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vāṭaṇēṃ (वाटणें).—v t Levigate; mash. Fig. Discuss.

context information

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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