bahawder
Bahadur Ba*ha"dur ||Bahaudur Ba*hau"dur, n. [Written also {bahawder}.] [Hind. bah[=a]dur hero, champion.] A title of respect or honor given to European officers in East Indian state papers, and colloquially, and among the natives, to distinguished officials and other important personages. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Bahadur — Ba*ha dur ||Bahaudur Ba*hau dur, n. [Written also {bahawder}.] [Hind. bah[=a]dur hero, champion.] A title of respect or honor given to European officers in East Indian state papers, and colloquially, and among the natives, to distinguished… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bahaudur — Bahadur Ba*ha dur ||Bahaudur Ba*hau dur, n. [Written also {bahawder}.] [Hind. bah[=a]dur hero, champion.] A title of respect or honor given to European officers in East Indian state papers, and colloquially, and among the natives, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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