variants or nammad or namad
plural -s
: a thick felted rug of India and Persia usually made of pounded goat's hair and embroidered with bird or floral designs in colored wool yarn compare drugget

Word History


Hindi namdā, from Persian namad, from Middle Persian namat; akin to Avestan nəmata- brushwood

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“Numdah.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2023.

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