shabunder

noun sha·bun·der \shäˈbəndə(r)\
variants: less commonly

shabandar

\shäˈbəndə(r)\

Definition of shabunder

plural

-s

  1. :  a harbor master formerly the chief official to deal with foreign traders in the East Indies

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Origin and Etymology of shabunder

Persian shāhbandar, from shāh King + bandar city, harbor — more at check


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