هودج

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Etymology[edit]

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Particularly: “Middle Persian *hōdag (> New Pers. hauda > Hindi hauda)?”

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

هَوْدَج (hawdajm (plural هَوَادِج (hawādij))

  1. camel litter, howdah (a closed compartment put on the back of camel, usually used for carrying brides and important women)
  2. sedan chair, litter

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