Definition of kotwal in English:

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kotwal

Pronunciation: /ˈkɒtwʌl/

noun

Indian
A police officer.
Example sentences
  • If the Gujarat Chief Minister does, will the Hyderabad kotwal, Krishna Rao, arrest him?

Origin

Via Hindi from Sanskrit koṭṭapāla.

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