mehmandar

noun
meh·man·dar | \məˈmänˌdär\
plural -s

Definition of mehmandar 

: an official in India, Persia, or Afghanistan appointed to escort an ambassador or traveler

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History and Etymology for mehmandar

Persian mihmāndār, from mihmān guest (from Middle Persian mēhmān) + -dār holder

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