Bunder

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Bunder A boat or raft used in the East Indies in the landing of passengers and goods.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bunder A surf-boat in use at Bombay and along the Malabar coast. Also called bunder-boat.
    • n bunder The common rhesus or other East Indian monkey.
    • n bunder A term used in the East for a canard.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pers. bandar, a landing place, pier

Usage

In literature:

I could not quite get the hang of it, but it sounded like Bunder Rao Ram Chunder Clam Chowder.
"Following the Equator, Complete" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Bunder had been stupidly resentful.
"Carnac's Folly, Complete" by Gilbert Parker
Just below the Apollo Bunder, where we landed, are the Grant buildings, or warehouses.
"Across India" by Oliver Optic
Eastward, Persia extended to about the site of the modern Bunder Kongo.
"The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 7. (of 7): The Sassanian or New Persian Empire" by George Rawlinson
I will put ten thousand pounds at Bunder's in Threadneedle Street, London, for you.
"The Squire of Sandal-Side" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
To the left of the fort, at the head of a small bay, was the Bunder pier, with the warehouses at the shore end.
"In Clive's Command" by Herbert Strang
All the main streets converge into the Apollo Bunder, a splendid driveway like the Maidan in Calcutta.
"The Critic in the Orient" by George Hamlin Fitch
He is worshiped in a marked manner at Pander-poor or Bunder-poor, near Poonah.
"Bible Myths and their Parallels in other Religions" by T. W. Doane
The chief town of the Miggertheyn Somauli is at Bunder Maryah, which lies twenty miles south-west of Ras Feeluk.
"The Highlands of Ethiopia" by William Cornwallis Harris
Well, the next thing I distinctly remember, is being taken on board a man-o'-war ship from a boat that left the Apollo Bunder at Bombay.
"Shireen and her Friends" by Gordon Stables
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In news:

Apollo Bunder Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400039, India.
Rio Tinto Celebrates India's Bunder Diamond Mine with Unique Jewels.
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