tilak

noun
til·​ak | \ ˈtilək \
plural -s

Definition of tilak

: an ornamental spot worn on the forehead chiefly by Hindus as a sectarian mark

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History and Etymology for tilak

Sanskrit tilaka; perhaps akin to Sanskrit tila sesame

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“Tilak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tilak. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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