thana

or ta·na

[ tah-nuh ]
/ ˈtɑ nə /

noun

a police station in India.
(formerly) a military base in India.

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Origin of thana

From Hindi thānā, from Sanskrit sthāna “a place”

Definition for thana (2 of 2)

Thana
[ tah-nuh ]
/ ˈtɑ nə /

noun

a city in W Maharashtra, in W India: suburb of Mumbai.
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