plural rohu or rohus
: a large small-mouthed Indian cyprinid fish (Labeo rohita) valued for food and sport

Word History


Hindi rohū

First Known Use

1829, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rohu was in 1829

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“Rohu.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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