gurdwara

[gur-dwahr-uh]
noun
a Sikh temple in India.

Origin:
1905–10; < Punjabi gurduārā < Sanskrit gur(u) guru + dvāra door

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gurdwara (ˈɡɜːdwɑːrə)
 
n
a Sikh place of worship
 
[C20: from Punjabi gurduārā, from Sanskrit guru teacher + dvārādoor]

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