thana

noun
tha·na | \ˈtänə\
plural -s

Definition of thana 

1 : a military post in India during the British occupation

2 : an Indian police station : police division serving as a unit of Indian local administration

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History and Etymology for thana

Hindi thānā, from Sanskrit sthāna place, from tiṣṭhati he stands

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