Carnatic

Carnatic may mean:

*Carnatic region, a region of South India
*Carnatic music
*SS "Carnatic", a shipwrecked steamer
*the Carnatic Wars, a series of military contests in India during the 18th century


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  • Carnatic — [kär nat′ik] region in SE India, between the Coromandel Coast and the Eastern Ghats …   English World dictionary

  • Carnatic — Der Begriff Carnatic kann bedeuten: Carnatic (Region), eine Landschaft im südlichen Indien Carnatic Musik, ein indischer Musikstil SS Carnatic, ein 1869 gesunkenes Dampfschiff Carnatic Kriege, eine Reihe von militärischen Auseinandersetzungen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Carnatic — Côte Carnatique La côte Carnatique ou Carnatic est une région de l Inde du Sud, située entre les ghâts orientaux et la côte de Coromandel, dans les États actuels de Tamil Nadu, sud est du Karnataka et sud de l Andhra Pradesh. Le nom de Carnatique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Carnatic — geographical name region SE India between Eastern Ghats & Coromandel coast now in Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Carnatic — /kahr nat ik/, n. a historically important region on the SE coast of India: now in Madras state. * * * …   Universalium

  • CARNATIC —    an old prov. in the Madras Presidency of India that extended along the Coromandel coast from Cape Comorin, 600 m. N …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • carnatic — Inglish (Indian English) Dictionary form of Indian classical music …   English dialects glossary

  • Carnatic — [kα: natɪk] adjective of or denoting the main style of classical music in southern India, as distinct from the Hindustani music of the north. Origin Anglicization of Karnataka, a state in SW India …   English new terms dictionary

  • Carnatic — /kaˈnætɪk/ (say kah natik) noun a region on the south eastern coast of India, historically important as a trading centre; now in Tamil Nadu state …   Australian English dictionary

  • Carnatic — /kahr nat ik/, n. a historically important region on the SE coast of India: now in Madras state …   Useful english dictionary

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