almirah

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Etymology[edit]

from Hindi अलमारी(almārī) or Urdu الماری(almārī), from Portuguese armário, from Latin armarium.

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Noun[edit]

almirah ‎(plural almirahs)

  1. Cupboard, cabinet or chest of drawers. [from 18th c.]
    • 2011, Deepika Phukan, translating Arupa Patangia Kalita, The Story of Felanee:
      The three women ran past an almirah and entered a godown.

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