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  1. naik(Noun)

    A lord or governor in South Asia.

  2. naik(Noun)

    An officer (equivalent to corporal) in a corps of Indian or Nepalese soldiers.

  3. Origin: From Tamil.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Naik(noun)

    a chief; a leader; a Sepoy corporal

  2. Origin: [Hind. nyak.]


  1. Naik

    Naik is the equivalent rank to Corporal in the Indian Army and Pakistan Army, and previously in the British Indian Army and the Camel Corps, ranking between Lance Naik and Havildar. In cavalry units the equivalent is Lance Daffadar. Like a British Corporal, a Naik wears two rank chevrons.

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Anagrams for naik »

  1. Kian

  2. kina

  3. akin


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of naik in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of naik in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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