Uttarakhand

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

from the Sanskrit words uttara (उत्तर) meaning 'north' and khaṇḍa (खण्ड), 'land'

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˌʊtəˈrɑːkʌnd/

Proper noun[edit]

Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand in India (disputed hatched).svg
  1. A state in northern India with Dehradun for interim capital

Synonyms[edit]

  • (former name) Uttaranchal
  • (nickname) Devbhumi (literally: "Land of the Gods") (due to the many Hindu temples and pilgrimage centres found throughout the state.)

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Proper noun[edit]

Uttarakhand m

  1. (rare) Uttarakhand (a state of India)