Entry from British & World English dictionary
A small vehicle with two wheels that is pulled by a horse.
- The chariot of those days was somewhat like today's ekka.
- On a perfectly-macadamed, butter-like road, the perfect ekka should make one feel that it is full of potholes.
- The Ekka and gari or bugee appear to have been developed during the Mughal period.
From Hindi ikkā, from Sanskrit eka 'one'.
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