Definition of Mewati in English:

Mewati

(also Mewatti)

noun

  • 1A member of a people of the Mewat region in north-western India (now called Alwar, and part of Rajasthan) and neighbouring areas (frequently: specifically one who professes Islam); a Meo.

  • 2The language (a dialect of Rajasthani) spoken by the Mewati.

adjective

  • Of or relating to the Mewati or their dialect.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in James Rennell (1742–1830), cartographer. From Hindi mevātī from Mevāt, the name of a region in Rajasthan + -ī.

Pronunciation

Mewati

/mɛˈwɑːti/