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Proto-South Dravidian : *daẓ-ai-
Meaning : to sprout, shoot forth
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Tamil : taẓai (-v-, -nt-)
Tamil meaning : to sprout, shoot forth, thrive, grow luxuriant (as plants)
Tamil derivates : (-pp-, -tt-) to flourish, thrive, grow luxuriantly (as plants), overflow with joy, be abundant (as a flood), multiply, grow, prosper (as a family, people, state); n. sprouting, sprout, shoot, spray, twig, bough with leaves, peacock's tail, fan, a kind of garland; taẓaivu sprouting, shooting, germinating, foliage; taẓaippu flourishing, thriving
Malayalam : taẓa
Malayalam meaning : shoot, green twig with leaves, fan, royal umbrella
Malayalam derivates : taẓekka to shoot, sprout, thrive; taẓappu thriving condition; taẓappikka to make to thrive or prosper; teẓuku new leaves; teẓukka (trees) bud, sprout, thrive (as a house after misfortunes)
Kannada : daḷe, daḷi
Kannada meaning : to become abundant as fruits, leaves, etc., on a tree, spread as smallpox or itch over the body
Kannada derivates : daḷḷisu to spread widely, increase; taẓe parasol, umbrella
Number in DED : 3119

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