लोणी

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Konkani[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an earlier नोणी (nōṇi), from Maharastri Prakrit 𑀡𑀯𑀡𑀻𑀅 (ṇavaṇīa), from Sanskrit नवनीत (návanīta, fresh butter).

Noun[edit]

लोणी (lōṇī) (Latin script lonnim, Kannada script ಲೋಣೀ)

  1. butter

Marathi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Marathi 𑘩𑘻𑘜𑘲 (loṇī), from Maharastri Prakrit 𑀡𑀯𑀡𑀻𑀅 (ṇavaṇīa), from Sanskrit नवनीत (návanīta, fresh butter).

Noun[edit]

लोणी (loṇīn

  1. butter
    Synonym: माखण (mākhaṇ) (less common)

References[edit]

  • Berntsen, Maxine, “लोणी”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983.
  • Molesworth, James Thomas, “लोणी”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, 1857.
  • Date, Yasavanta Ramakrshna, “लोणी”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala, 1932-1950.
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985) , “návanīta(7003)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press.