Ahmednagar



a city in W Maharashtra, in W India, E of Bombay.
Historical Examples

In the midst of his activity he died at Ahmednagar, and with his death terminated the brilliant epoch of the Moguls.
The Every Day Book of History and Chronology Joel Munsell

Ahmednagar and Gujarat also became the seats of a new kingdom.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 2 Various

In 1897 a metre-gauge railway was opened from Ahmedabad through Parantij to Ahmednagar.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 4 Various

This book was written in 1901, while its author was a prisoner at Ahmednagar.
On Commando Dietlof Van Warmelo

But he hoped, by specious praise, to be sent to Wilhelmstal and not to join the other prisoners in Ahmednagar.
Sketches of the East Africa Campaign Robert Valentine Dolbey

From this time the country was never tranquil, and Ahmednagar became the focus of constant rebellions.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 2 Various

It was captured from the king of Ahmednagar by the king of Bijapur about the middle of the 17th century.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7 Various

noun
a city in W India, in Maharashtra: formerly one of the kingdoms of Deccan. Pop: 307 455 (2001)

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