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  • noun Plural form of dakoit.


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  • Whereas the bhutas are doomed dakoits, brigands and thieves, they are ever watching for an opportunity to use what does not belong to them.

    From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan 1861

  • I did so when at Mudnabati, which was as lonesome a place as could have been thought of, and when I well knew that many of our own ryots were dakoits (robbers). "

    Life of William Carey George Smith 1876


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