Definition of pultan in English:

pultan

(also pulton)

noun

  • In India: a regiment of infantry (now historical).

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Duke of Wellington (1769–1852), army officer and prime minister. From Marathi palṭan, Hindi palṭan regiment, ultimately from battalion.

Pronunciation

pultan

/ˈpʌltʌn//ˈpʌltan/