Definitions

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  • n. A lord or governor in South Asia.
  • n. An officer (equivalent to corporal) in a corps of Indian or Nepalese soldiers.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A chief; a leader; a Sepoy corporal.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An Indian title of nobility; also, a lord, prince, or governor.
  • n. A military officer; in later use, a corporal of native infantry.

Etymologies

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From Tamil.

Examples

  • Dia mengatakan itu "siap sekali lagi untuk rally, dan kualitas berikutnya bergerak naik akan sekali lagi memberikan petunjuk yang lebih baik untuk kesehatan pasar keseluruhan."

    ANTARA - Berita Terkini

  • Today at 17: 10.19 (4 hours ago) 1. malapetaka akibat ketidaktahuan berekonomi oleh dolla dan rakan rakan telah berlaku. jangan harap harga makanan yang telah naik akan turun walaupun dolla akan turun sepertimana diketahui umum …

    Lim Kit Siang

  • Today at 17: 10.19 (3 hours ago) 1. malapetaka akibat ketidaktahuan berekonomi oleh dolla dan rakan rakan telah berlaku. jangan harap harga makanan yang telah naik akan turun walaupun dolla akan turun sepertimana diketahui umum …

    Planet Malaysia

  • For the Manchurian Gravy Recipe, vegetarians can omit the egg and replace it with Eno, this will surely make the batter "naik", I replaced the French beans with Sweet beans, the cabbage with leftover from lunch and I reduced the amount of salt for both the gravy and the fry-moulds.

    Vegetable Manchurian Gravy

  • Kalau tidak naik, berisiko tidak memperoleh PSD, tetapi kalau naik akan membebani masyarakat, "katanya.

    ANTARA - Berita Terkini

  • Peringkatnya naik dalam daftar hitam pembajakan software, kalo dulu Watch List sekarang Priority Watch List.

    Global Voices in English » Indonesia: Battle over Intellectual Property Rights

  • It was easy enough soldiering, and I quickly won golden opinions from my naik and jemadar* for the speed and intelligence with which I appeared to learn my duties.

    Fiancée

  • While I'd been by myself, as I say, I'd even been thinking in Pushtu, but here I had to hold on tight and remember what I was meant to be - for one thing, I wasn't used to being addressed in familiar terms by native soldiers, much less ordered about by an officious naik* (* Corporal.) who'd normally have leaped to attention if I'd so much as looked in his direction.

    Fiancée

  • March 18, 2009 di gurun aku naik kuda impian menuju langit lewat buku yang kubuka kemarin dulu di perpustakaan

    Jalan ke gurun

  • The ever so efficient system in place walaupun 50 ribu lebih orang keluar serentak untuk naik keretapi yang sama tapi tak sampai 30 minit, traffic dah lega.

    kieli Diary Entry

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