boh

noun
\ ˈbō \
plural -s

Definition of boh

 (Entry 1 of 2)

India
: a leader of dacoits

boh

Definition of boh (Entry 2 of 2)

variant of boo:1

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History and Etymology for boh

Noun

borrowed from Burmese “leader, commander, officer,” borrowed from Pali bala “strength, power, armed force,” going back to Sanskrit balam “strength, power”

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“Boh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/boh. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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