तीन कठिया

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Bhojpuri[edit]

Noun[edit]

तीन कठिया (tīn kaṭhiyām

  1. (historical) the practice, during the British Raj, of forcing farmers in Bihar to grow indigo on three kathas for every twenty kathas they owned

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Bhojpuri तीन कठिया (tīn kaṭhiyā).

Noun[edit]

तीन कठिया (tīn kaṭhiyām

  1. (historical) the practice, during the British Raj, of forcing farmers in Bihar to grow indigo on three kathas for every twenty kathas they owned