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babu

\baa....bu!\
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Noun.
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Definition

During the British rule over India, an educated person was called Babu by natives. Today its also used to describe someone who studied abroad, a foren-returned

Usage

You are a Babu from London?
Added 2011-08-20 by Translationwale Guruji

Root

Hindi

Categories

People

Related Terms

foren-returned, Memsahib, Babugiri

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