khansamah

[ kahn-suh-mah ]
/ ˈkɑn səˌmɑ /

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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