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Nilgiri etymology :

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Proto-Nilgiri : *aḍ[ḍ]-
Meaning : to block; to shut
South Dravidian etymology: South Dravidian etymology
Kota : aṛv- (aṛd-) "to become blocked by an obstacle, (throat) becomes choked with tears"
Toda : aṛf- (aṛt-) "to shut"
Additional forms : Also Kota aṛv- (aṛt-) (door) shuts; to shut (door, hole), shut up (cattle); aḍ oblique, slanting, at right angles, crosswise; aḍ aḍ at full length, at right angles; aḍ voṛt rising or setting sun; aḍ mug- to bow to ground before god or godlike person; aḍ gaṭ- to obstruct, stop; Toda mɨṛk aṛf- to spoil one's voice by shouting (lit. choke to the neck); oḍ crosswise, obstructing, prostrate, contour line round a hill; oḍ oḍ foṭ- to obstruct (lit. lie crosswise); oḍ fɨḍɵ- to prostrate oneself (lit. fall horizontal); oḍ xoṭ- to obstruct; oḍty limit beyond which one must not go; oḍɵ awkward, ugly
Number in DED : 83

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