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Proto-South Dravidian : *ār-
Meaning : full; stout; satisfied
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Tamil : ār (-v-, -nt-)
Tamil meaning : to become full, spread over, be satisfied, eat, drink; n. fullness, completeness
Tamil derivates : ārttu (ārtti-) to fill, complete, feed; ārvu fullness, abundance, eating and drinking; āra fully, abundantly; aruntu (arunti-) to eat, drink, experience; aruttu (arutti-) to feed, cause to experience; ari (-pp-, -tt-) to feed, browse, eat away
Malayalam : āruka
Malayalam meaning : chiefly the inf. āra richly, satisfactorily
Kannada : ār
Kannada meaning : to be united, abound, be filled, teem
Kannada derivates : āra to the full of; āru fullness, abundance; to the full of, fully
Tulu : āruni
Tulu meaning : to distend, grow stout
Tulu derivates : āruṇe contentment, satisfaction
Number in DED : 0368

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