Definition of minakari in English:

minakari

(also meenakari)

Pronunciation /ˌmɪnəˈkɑːri/ /ˌmiːnəˈkɑːri/

noun

  • In Indian jewellery-making: enamelwork, chiefly champlevé; the decoration of gold with intricate enamelwork designs, enamelling.

Origin

1970s. From Urdu mīnākārī from Persian mīnā-kārī enamelling from mīnā-kār enamel-maker from mīnā enamel + -kār maker.