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Aanchal

Origin: Hindi

Aanchal is a Hindi word, it’s actually the corner of the saree ‘dopatta’ worn by women in India, often referred as cozy shelter, it’s also called as “pallu” in Hindi.

For eg: “Jab se mile tum hamein aanchal se tere bandhe, dil ud raha hai” which means “since I had found you, I am tied to you (aanchal) (and) the heart is flying.”

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