ઓથ

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Gujarati[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Sanskrit अवष्टम्भ (avaṣṭambha, leaning on). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun[edit]

ઓથ (othaf

  1. support, help
  2. shelter
    • (Can we date this quote?) [1894], ઝવેરચંદ કાળીદાસ મેઘાણી, સોનાનાવડી, translation of সোনার তরী by Rabindranath Tagore:
      ભીંજું ઓથ વિનાની રે
      bhī̃jũ otha vinānī re
      soak, I do, shelterless