- a Hindu banker.
Origin of soucar
First recorded in 1775–85, soucar is from the Hindi word sāhūkār great merchant
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Examples from the Web for sowcar
Meanwhile his brother was the bondsman of the sowcar, and cultivating his land in return for simple food.
He obtained the money by pledging his younger brother to a sowcar, and had paid it all back except twenty-five rupees.