துன்பம்

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Tamil[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Malayalam [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t̪unpam/, [t̪ʊnpəm]

Noun[edit]

துன்பம் (tuṉpam)

  1. affliction, sorrow, distress, trouble
    Antonym: இன்பம் (iṉpam)
  2. physical pain
  3. disease, ailment
  4. misfortune, calamity
  5. penury

References[edit]

  • University of Madras (1924–1936) , “துன்பம்”, in Tamil Lexicon, Madras [Chennai]: Diocesan Press.