Definition of numdah in English:

numdah

Syllabification: num·dah
Pronunciation: /ˈnəmdə
 
/

noun

  • 1(In South Asia and the Middle East) an embroidered rug or carpet made of felt or coarse woolen cloth.
    More example sentences
    • The numdahs of Kashmir - is a poor man's carpet - has jute for base with very closely done ari work.
  • 1.1Felt or coarse woolen cloth of the type used to make numdahs.

Origin

from Urdu namdā, from Persian namad 'carpet'.

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