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jawan

[juh-wahn] /dʒəˈwɑn/
noun
1.
a soldier in the Indian army.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; < Urdu javān
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Jawan

/dʒəˈwɑːn/
noun (in India)
1.
a soldier
2.
a young man
Word Origin
Urdu: young man
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