The definition of a bund is stone or earth formed into an embankment to hold back water or an alliance, generally in a religious or political society.(noun)
See bund in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. bunds ,
Origin: Ger < root of binden, bind
Origin: Anglo-Ind < Hindi band, embankment, dike < Pers bändär, harbor
See bund in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Hindi band
Origin: , from Persian
Origin: , from Middle Persian
Origin: , from Avestan *banda-
Origin: , from Old Iranian; see bhendh- in Indo-European roots.
Origin: , from Middle High German bunt; see bhendh- in Indo-European roots.
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