Chandigarh

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

Chandi +‎ Garh. Chandi refers to a Hindu Goddess, the warrior avatar of Goddess Parvati, while Garh means "fort". The name is derived from Chandi Mandir, an ancient temple devoted to this goddess, near the city in Panchkula District.

Pronunciation[edit]

Phonetik.svg This entry needs pronunciation information. If you are familiar with enPR or the IPA then please add some!

Proper noun[edit]

Chandigarh

Chandigarh in India (disputed hatched).svg
  1. Union territory in northern India, located between Punjab and Haryana.
  2. City located in the union territory of Chandigarh, serving simultaneously as capital of this union territory and of the states of Haryana and Punjab.

Translations[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Chandigarh f

  1. Chandigarh (a city and union territory in India)