ahir


ahir
\\əˈhi(ə)r\ noun (-s)
Usage: usually capitalized
Etymology: Hindi Ahīr, from Sanskrit Ābhīra
: a member of a cattle-breeding and cattle-herding caste of India

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/euh hear"/, n.
a member of the caste of cowherds and milkmen in India.
[ < Hindi < Skt abhira]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.