noun Indian English.
Origin of munshi
Examples from the Web for moonshee
At one or two questions of mine the Moonshee laughed immoderately.Confessions of a Thug|Philip Meadows Taylor
Inquiry proved that the crime was instigated by the King's moonshee.Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official|William Sleeman
Here the Native Rajah calls to the moonshee to bring pen, ink, and paper.Wanderings in India|John Lang
I have picked them up by talking to the natives, and partly from the moonshee I have had, for four years.Through Three Campaigns|G. A. Henty
Moonshee, in India a teacher of languages, especially Hindustani and Persian.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood