Kaithi

noun

Kai·​thi
ˈkītē
plural -s
: an alphabet of Nagari type that is used in writing Bihari and eastern Hindi

Word History

Etymology

Hindi kaithī, kāyathī used by the Kayasths, from kāyath Kayasth, from Sanskrit kāyastha

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“Kaithi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kaithi. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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