lakh

[ lak ]
/ læk /
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noun


Nearby words

  1. laker,
  2. lakeshore,
  3. lakeside,
  4. lakeville,
  5. lakewood,
  6. laki-lorand factor,
  7. lakin,
  8. lakmé,
  9. lakota,
  10. laksa

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British Dictionary definitions for lakh

lakh

lac

/ (lɑːk) /

noun

(in India and Pakistan) the number 100 000, esp when referring to this sum of rupees

Word Origin for lakh

C17: from Hindi lākh, ultimately from Sanskrit lakshā a sign

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