Rajputana
or Rajasthan geographical name region NW India bordering on Pakistan & including part of Thar Desert

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Rajputana — Rājputāna, also called Rājwār, was the name of present Rājasthān state, the largest state of the Republic of India in terms of area, before its formation in 1949 CE.It was a region of western India, which now makes up the greater part of… …   Wikipedia

  • Rajputana — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El Rajputana es una región del noroeste de la India que hoy comprende el estado Rayastán y pequeñas partes de Madhya Pradesh y Guyarat. La cordillera Aravalli cruza la parte sur de la región desde el noreste hasta el …   Wikipedia Español

  • Râjputâna — rég. du N. O. de l Inde, faisant partie du Râjasthân. Habité au VIIe s. par les Râjputs, envahi par les musulmans (XIe XVIe s.) puis par les Mahrattes (XVIIIe s.), le Râjputâna se signale notam. par son école de peinture du XVIIIe s. (albums… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Rajputana — (Rājputāna) ► Región del NO de la India, al S del Punjab, antiguamente formada por diversos estados principescos; unos 340 000 km2. * * * Región del noroeste de India que abarca el estado de Rajasthan y pequeñas secciones de Madhya Pradesh y… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Rajputana — Rajasthan राजस्थान Status: Bundesstaat Hauptstadt: Jaipur (2.997.000 Einwohner) Fläche: 342.239 km² …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rajputana — /rahj poo tah neuh/, n. a former region in NW India, now making up the principal part of Rajasthan. * * * Region of northwestern India that now comprises Rajasthan state and small sections of Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat. The Aravalli Range crosses …   Universalium

  • Rajputana — Rajasthan Rajasthan Vue de cet État sur la carte de l Inde Administration Pays & …   Wikipédia en Français

  • RAJPUTANA —    (12,016), an extensive tract of country in the NW. of India, S. of the Punjab, embracing some twenty native States and the British district, Ajmere Merwara. The Aravalli Hills traverse the S., while the Thar or Great Indian Desert occupies the …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Rajputana — Raj•pu•ta•na [[t]ˌrɑdʒ pʊˈtɑ nə[/t]] n. geg a region in NW India, largely coextensive with Rajasthan state …   From formal English to slang

  • Rajputana — /radʒpʊˈtanə/ (say rahjpoo tahnuh) noun a former region in north western India, now making up most of Rajasthan state …   Australian English dictionary

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