- a person who belongs to a Hindu mercantile caste alleged to originate with the Kshatriyas.
Origin of khatri
Examples from the Web for khatri
Historical Examples of khatri
No village can get on without the Khatri who keeps the accounts, does the banking business, and buys and sells the grain.
There is a proverb, “He who is sharper than a Bohra must be mad, and he who is fairer than a Khatri must be a leper.”
They are of the Khatri class, and are found all over the country even amongst the wildest tribes.