a police station in India.
(formerly) a military base in India.
Other definitions for Thana (2 of 2)
a city in W Maharashtra, in W India: suburb of Mumbai.
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How to use thana in a sentence
Put into English characters, the inscription runs: 'Ulf suarti risti krus thana aft Fiak sun sin.'Bosom Friends | Angela Brazil
The thana, or police division, only exists for police purposes.
"Surely, and going home to thana," said Mitsos, naming a village near.The Vintage | Edward Frederic Benson
Wherefore we were sent to that thana which was eight miles from the next thana.Soldiers Three | Rudyard Kipling
Within lay the six rifles and the big Police-book of the thana of Howli!Soldiers Three | Rudyard Kipling