Karnataka

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Though several etymologies have been suggested for the name Karnataka, the generally accepted one is that Karnataka is derived from Kannada ಕರು (karu, elevated) and ನಾಡು (nāḍu, land). ಕರುನಾಡು (karunāḍu) may also be read as "black region", as a reference to the black soil found in the Bayalu Seeme region of the state.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kəɹˈnɑːtəkə/, /kɑːɹˈnɑːtəkə/

Proper noun[edit]

Karnataka

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  1. A state in southern India which has Bangalore as its capital.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (former name) state of Mysore

Translations[edit]

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Malagasy[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Karnataka

  1. Karnataka

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Karnataka

  1. Karnataka (a state of India)

Spanish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Karnataka f

  1. Karnataka (state in southern India)