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Type Surname (from occupation)
Scripts तांबोळी (Marathi)

Meaning & History

From the Sanskrit word ताम्बूल (tambula) meaning "betel leaves". These leaves are used in rituals and worship, and the name was originally given to a person who grew or sold them.