Aka·​li | \ ə-ˈkä-lē \
plural -s

Definition of Akali

: one of a militant sect of Sikhs

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First Known Use of Akali

1810, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Akali

Panjabi Akālī, from Akāl

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“Akali.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Akali. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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