Definition of kotwal in English:

kotwal

Line breaks: kot¦wal
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒtwʌl
 
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noun

Indian
A police officer.
More 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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