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synonyms for dhoti

  • lavalava
  • pareu
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How to use dhoti in a sentence

Lung is Persian for a cloth passed between the loins, is an equivalent of S. dhoti.
THE BBUR-NMA IN ENGLISHBABUR, EMPEROR OF HINDUSTAN
Krishna in a flowing dhoti wanders in meadows gay with feathered trees while Radha and her confidante appear in Mughal garb.
THE LOVES OF KRISHNA IN INDIAN PAINTING AND POETRYW. G. ARCHER
In some parts of India half the dhoti only is wound round the loins, the other half being thrown over the left shoulder.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 4VARIOUS
The small form of dhoti worn by men of the lower class is called langoti.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 4VARIOUS
The garment distinctive of the Hindus of all castes, men and women, all over India, is the dhoti or loin cloth.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 4VARIOUS
If you use Charkha only for limited hours daily you will get sufficient cloth for a Dhoti.
INDIA FOR INDIANSC. R. (CHITTARANJAN) DAS
That is to say, the trousers were decorated with the addition of a false dhoti-fold in front and behind.
MY REMINISCENCESRABINDRANATH TAGORE
Even her long necklace was visible through the little opening in the dhoti near the right shoulder.
INDIAN GHOST STORIESS. MUKERJI
Next came the turn of a dhoti of the girl mentioned above which was hanging in the house.
INDIAN GHOST STORIESS. MUKERJI
He soon got tired of this and hastened home and putting on his best pagri and coat and dhoti went back to the market place.
FOLKLORE OF THE SANTAL PARGANASCECIL HENRY BOMPAS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DHOTI

  • dhoti
  • lavalava
  • pareu
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