from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- See Mumbai.
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- proper n. Mumbai, the state capital of Maharashtra, India.
- proper n. A medium size short hair domestic cat breed meant to resemble a Black Panther, developed in Kentucky during the 1950s.
- n. A cat of the Bombay breed.
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- n. a city in western India just off the coast of the Arabian Sea; India's 2nd largest city (after Calcutta); has the only natural deep-water harbor in western India
From Portuguese Bombaim, possibly from Marathi Mumbadevi ("goddess Mumba"). (Wiktionary)