Hindostani


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Noun1.Hindostani - a form of Hindi spoken around Delhi
Hindi - the most widely spoken of modern Indic vernaculars; spoken mostly in the north of India; along with English it is the official language of India; usually written in Devanagari script
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Sarnami Hindostani 1920-1960: Worteling, identiteit en gemeenschapsvorming in Suriname, volume 1.
Based on his observations of English society and making his "curry roots" into a survival strategy, Mahomed opened the Hindostani Coffee House in 1810.
They have in former times furnished a rich mine of recruitment to the Hindostani army, and, on the other hand, they took a prominent part in the mutiny of 1857.