amala

noun
ama·​la | \ ˈämələ \
variants: or less commonly amlah \ ˈämlə \
plural -s

Definition of amala

India
: a minor official of a lawcourt

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First Known Use of amala

circa 1778, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amala

Hindi ʽamala, ʽamla, from Arabic ʽamalah, plural of ʽāmil official

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“Amala.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amala. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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