nul·​lah ˈnə-lə How to pronounce nullah (audio)

Examples of nullah in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The project involves the diversion of a nullah which is a lifeline for the area. Manish Chandra Mishra, Quartz, 10 June 2021

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Word History


Hindi & Urdu nālā

First Known Use

1776, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nullah was in 1776

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“Nullah.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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