Definition of ghatam in English:

ghatam

Line breaks: gha¦tam
Pronunciation: /ˈgɑːtʌm/

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noun

  • A circular pot beaten with the hands as a percussion instrument in south Indian music.

Origin

from Sanskrit via Tamil or Telugu.

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