noun (pluralsame or lakhs)Indian
A hundred thousand: they fixed the price at five lakhs of rupees
More example sentences
- If you calculate the whole thing then this graft works out to thousands and lakhs of rupees.
- This minor aberration had made Kachori richer by a few hundred lakhs.
- Two hundred lakhs have been given to Kandy and two hundred and fifty lakhs to develop Kalutara and Ratnapura.
via Hindi from Sanskrit lakṣa.
Definition of lakh in:
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