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dowry death

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  1. Dowry death

    Dowry deaths refers the deaths of young women who are murdered or driven to suicide by continuous harassment and torture by husbands and in-laws in an effort to extort an increased dowry. Dowry death is considered one of the many categories of violence against women, alongside rape, bride burning, eve teasing, and acid throwing. It is widespread in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal. Sri Lanka and some regions of Africa. Pakistan has the highest reported rates of dowry-related deaths per 100,000 women in the world.

How to pronounce dowry death?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say dowry death in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dowry death in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dowry death in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  • Mitgift TodGerman
  • ο θάνατος της προίκαςGreek
  • दहेज हत्याHindi
  • מוות נדוניהHebrew
  • வரதட்சணை மரணம்Tamil

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