numdah

noun num·dah \ˈnəmdə\
variants: or

nammad

or

namad

\ˈnəməd\

Definition of numdah

plural

-s

  1. :  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

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Origin and Etymology of numdah

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


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