The English Language

Borrowed Words From
Urdu

4 Words Listed


Urdu Language Notes

Urdu is an Indo-European language spoken in Pakistan and North India.


WordMeaningNotes
balti bucket A type of cooking from Pakistan and India.
Pakistan land of the pure Asian country.
purdah curtain Secluding of women (behind a curtain).
Rajasthan land of kings Indian state.

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