Origin of dhotiHindi dhot?
nounpl. dho·tis, also dho·ties
Origin of dhotiHindi dhotī from Middle Indic dhautta, *dhotta cloth probably from past participle of *dhauvati he washes from Sanskrit dhūnoti dhau- he shakes
- A long loincloth worn by Hindu men in India.
- The cotton fabric used for such loincloths.