ahom defined in 1939 yearahom - Ahom;
ahom - Hinduised tribe of Tai origin living in the Brahmaputra valley, Assam. Their native chronicles record their crossing the Patkai Pass in a.d. 1228 into the land named after them Assam. Overthrowing the medieval Chutiya and Koch kingdoms, their domination, culminating in 1700, declined until the British subjugation in 1826. Their Tai speech is all but lost; matriarchy and other primitive customs survive.
near ahom in Knolik
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