dahi

noun
da·​hi | \ ˈdəˌhē \
plural -s

Definition of dahi

: the curd of soured curdled milk

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History and Etymology for dahi

Hindi dahī, from Sanskrit dadhi sour milk; akin to Old Prussian dadan milk, Albanian djathë cheese, all by reduplication from the root of Sanskrit dhayati he sucks

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“Dahi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dahi. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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