choultry

noun

choul·​try
ˈchau̇l‧trē
plural -es
1
India : inn, caravansary
2
India : a pillared hall or colonnade of a temple

Word History

Etymology

modification of Tamil-Malayalam cāvaṭi

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“Choultry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/choultry. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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