Definition of chaudhuri in English:

chaudhuri

noun

Indian
  • The headman of a region; a local chief.

    • ‘The chaudhuris, had authority to deal with the complaints of debts, thefts and petty quarrels and to impose paltry fines.’

Origin

Hindi caudhrī, from Sanskrit.

Pronunciation

chaudhuri

/ˈtʃaʊˌdʌri/