autorickshaw etymology

English word autorickshaw comes from English rickshaw, English auto-

Detailed word origin of autorickshaw

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
rickshaw English (eng) To move someone by means of a rickshaw (noun sense) A two-wheeled carriage pulled along by a person.
auto- English (eng) (from automatic) automatic. (from automobile) relating to cars or the driving of cars. Regarding oneself.
autorickshaw English (eng) A motorized rickshaw of South Asia and East Asia, often available for hire in the manner of a taxi.

Words with the same origin as autorickshaw

Descendants of rickshaw
quickshaw trishaw
Descendants of auto-
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