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Name 10 English words which are originated from Indian languages

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Asked by Josna, 23 Jan '10 09:14 am
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Khaki, Shampoo, Verandah, Shawl, Kedgeree, Bungalow, Bangle, Gymkhana, Mulligatawny, Bandana.
Answered by Janis, 23 Jan '10 10:43 pm

 
  
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Brother bhrata
mother matr:
Answered by ashwani agarwal, 23 Jan '10 10:57 pm

 
  
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1. Teak - from Tamil/Malayalam Tekka
2.Palanquin - from Sanskrit/Pali - pallango
3. Gymkhana - from Hindi gend-khana
4. Coolie - from Urdu- kuli
5. Catamaran - from tamil - kattu maram
6.Mongoose- from Marathi - mangoos
7. Shampoo- from Hindi - campoo
8.Pundit - from Hindi/Sanskrit
9.Juggernaut - from Sanskrit- Jagannatha
10. Bindi- from Hindi bindi.
Answered by Somebodysomewhere, 23 Jan '10 10:01 am

 
  
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Chapati, chutni
Answered by dhanendra kumar jain, 23 Jan '10 10:00 am

 
  
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Avatar, Bungalow, Bangle, Cheetah, Guru, Jungle, Chutney, Cot, Dacoit, Dharma, Dharna
Answered by Anthony Fernandes, 23 Jan '10 09:36 am

 
  
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Pajamas and Jai Ho
Answered by true indian, 23 Jan '10 09:32 am

 
  
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I not know 10 but know somewhat....."brath"as brother ,,,,"maater"as mother
Answered by munish, 23 Jan '10 09:19 am

 
  
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