bukshi

noun
buk·​shi | \ ¦bək¦shē \
plural -s

Definition of bukshi

India
: a military paymaster

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History and Etymology for bukshi

Persian bakhshī, literally, giver, from bakhshīdan to give

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“Bukshi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bukshi. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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