durwan

noun
dur·​wan | \ də(r)ˈwän, -wȯn \
plural -s

Definition of durwan

India

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History and Etymology for durwan

Persian darwān, from dar door (from Middle Persian, from Old Persian duvar-) + Persian -wān keeping, guarding, from Middle Persian -pān; akin to Sanskrit dvār door

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“Durwan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/durwan. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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