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Historical Examples of numnah

  • Blanket is worn under the saddle, with a numnah between it and the horses back to prevent its becoming wet and sour with sweat.

    The Matabele Campaign

    R. S. S. Baden-Powell

  • The term numdah or numnah, which is applied to felt saddle-cloths, is derived from a Hindustani word that signifies ‘felt.’

    The Horsewoman

    Alice M. Hayes