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Example sentences from the Web for lakh
There is a trite saying among the Hindoos, that "a matrimonial alliance could not be completed without uttering a lakh of words."The Hindoos as they Are|Shib Chunder Bose
If 1000 rupees be required, said the Shah, these persons will ask a pledge in property of a lakh of rupees.History of the War in Afghanistan, Vol. I (of 3)|Sir John William Kaye
The gift may be a lakh of rupees, or it may be a house and its contents—furniture, plate, and wine-cellar.Roundabout Papers|William Makepeace Thackeray
James is richer than I thought by near a lakh of rupees—and here is a hint for you, Master Arthur.The Newcomes|William Makepeace Thackeray
A lakh of rupees11 was given to the chief bard, and this became a precedent for similar occasions.The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India|R. V. Russell