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Rajput

[rahj-poot] /ˈrɑdʒ put/
noun
1.
a member of a Hindu people claiming descent from the ancient Kshatriya, or warrior caste, and noted for their military spirit.
Origin of Rajput
< Hindi, equivalent to Sanskrit rāj king (see raj) + putra son
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Rajput

/ˈrɑːdʒpʊt/
noun
1.
(Hinduism) one of a Hindu military caste claiming descent from the Kshatriya, the original warrior caste
Word Origin
C16: from Hindi, from Sanskrit rājan king; see raj
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