Definition of bahadur noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌbɑːhəˈdʊə//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌbɑːhəˈdʊr//
    (Indian English)
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  1. 1a great or brave man
  2. 2a title of respect, originally used in the names of people of high social rank or great honour, and later awarded to people who had performed a service to the nation during the period of British rule