ferash

noun
fe·​rash
variants: or less commonly farrash or ferrash \ fəˈräsh \
plural -es

Definition of ferash

: a servant (as in the Indian subcontinent) usually employed in menial work

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History and Etymology for ferash

Hindi farrāsh, from Arabic, spreader of carpets

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“Ferash.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ferash. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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