Gurkha

noun
Gur·​kha | \ˈgu̇r-kə, ˈgər- \

Definition of Gurkha 

: a soldier from Nepal in the British or Indian army

First Known Use of Gurkha

1811, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Gurkha

Ghurka, member of a Rajput clan who dominated Nepal in the 18th century

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