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तीन कठिया

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BhojpuriEdit

NounEdit

तीन कठिया (tīn kaṭhiyām

  1. (historical) the practice, during the British Raj, of forcing farmers in Bihar to grow indigo on three kathas for every twenty kathas they owned

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Bhojpuri तीन कठिया (tīn kaṭhiyā).

NounEdit

तीन कठिया (tīn kaṭhiyām

  1. (historical) the practice, during the British Raj, of forcing farmers in Bihar to grow indigo on three kathas for every twenty kathas they owned