chhatri

noun
chha·​tri | \ ˈchə‧trē \
plural -s

Definition of chhatri

India
1 : a funerary monument : a chapel built over a tomb
2 : a resthouse for visitors to a temple or other sacred site

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History and Etymology for chhatri

Hindi chatrī

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“Chhatri.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chhatri. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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