dhoni

noun
dho·​ni
variants: or less commonly doni \ ˈdōnē \
plural -s

Definition of dhoni

: a fishing or coastwise trading boat of India

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History and Etymology for dhoni

Hindi ḍonī, Marathi ḍoṇī, Kanarese dōṇi, ḍōṇi, & Telugu dōne, from Sanskrit droṇī trough, tub, from dru wood, tree

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“Dhoni.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dhoni. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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