धूर

MarathiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old Marathi 𑘠𑘳𑘪𑘰𑘨 (dhuvāra, chimney), from Sanskrit *धूमर (dhūmara), from धूम (dhūmá, smoke).[1] (compare Old Marathi 𑘠𑘳𑘽 (dhuṁ), Sanskrit धूमल (dhūmala)). Compare Konkani धुवोर (dhuvor), Hindustani دُھون٘وَر‎ / धूँवर (dhū̃var), Sinhalese දුඹුලු (duᵐbulu), දුඹුල් (duᵐbul).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /d̪ʱuɾ/, [d̪ʱuːɾ]

NounEdit

धूर (dhūrm

  1. smoke

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Turner, Ralph Lilley, “*dhūmara(6852)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press, 1969–1985

Further readingEdit

  • Maxine Berntsen, “धूर”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983
  • James Thomas Molesworth, “धूर”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, 1857
  • Yasavanta Ramakrshna Date, “धूर”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala, 1932-1950