The pungis of India are beggars.
"Art" by Clive Bell
He advanced money to build pungy boats, knit nets, and make huts.
"Tales of the Chesapeake" by George Alfred Townsend
I'm workin' my lay back to Delaware from Norfolk, by pungy to Somers's cove.
"The Entailed Hat" by George Alfred Townsend
The Pungi or Jinagooi is used by jugglers and snake-charmers all over India.
"Chatterbox, 1906" by Various
This 'ere pungy would be captured by half a dozen men as easily as if the whole British fleet was close by.
"Commodore Barney's Young Spies" by James Otis