jodhpur

noun jodh·pur \ ˈjäd-(ˌ)pər \
Updated on: 7 Dec 2017

Definition of jodhpur

1 jodhpurs plural : riding breeches cut full through the hips and close-fitting from knee to ankle
2 : an ankle-high boot fastened with a strap that is buckled at the side called also jodhpur boot

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Origin and Etymology of jodhpur

Jodhpur, India


Jodhpur

geographical name Jodh·pur \ ˈjäd-pər , -ˌpu̇r \

Definition of Jodhpur

1 or Marwar play \ˈmär-ˌwär\ former state of northwestern India bordering on the Thar Desert and the Rann of Kachchh, since 1949 part of the state of Rajasthan
2 city in the state of Rajasthan, northwestern India population 1,138,000
Note: The city of Jodhpur served as the capital of the former state of Jodhpur.

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