Definition of Goorkha in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈɡəːkə, ˈɡʊəkə/


Old-fashioned spelling of Gurkha.
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  • Gone are the days when it was only the Kukhri-wielding Nepali Goorkhas or security guards sporting big mustaches and guns who used to guard your homes and offices.
  • West of Nepal was a small clan, the Goorkhas, whose people were noted for their war-like daring.
  • But the Regiment did not cheer with the Highlanders, nor did they dance uncouth dances with the Goorkhas among the dead.

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