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khansamah

[ kahn-suh-mah ]
/ ˈkɑn səˌmɑ /
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noun Indian English.
a native house steward or butler.
a native male servant.
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Origin of khansamah

1635–45; <Hindi khānsāmā̃<Persian khānsāmān, equivalent to khān master + sāmān stores

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