gurdwara

[ gur-dwahr-uh ]
/ ˈgɜr dwɑr ə /

noun

a Sikh temple in India.

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Origin of gurdwara

1905–10; <Punjabi gurduārā<Sanskrit gur(u) guru + dvāra door

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British Dictionary definitions for gurdwara

gurdwara
/ (ˈɡɜːdwɑːrə) /

noun

a Sikh place of worship

Word Origin for gurdwara

C20: from Punjabi gurduārā, from Sanskrit guru teacher + dvārā door
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