Definition of Chokidars
1. chokidar [n] - See also: chokidar
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chokidars
Literary usage of Chokidars
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The History of British India by James Mill, Horace Hayman Wilson (1858)
"The Mandals, who were the principal fixed residents, and were vested by long usage with considerable local authority and immunities, and the chokidars under ..."
2. The Baptist Magazine by Baptist Missionary Society (1850)
"At the same time four chokidars (watchmen), who were standing near, cried out, " listen to the Company's order." Immediately all were silent, ..."
3. Memoirs of My Indian Career by Sir George Campbell (1893)
"... chokidars. There is a strong school which has always striven to turn them into ... or with the chokidars. ..."