a member of a former Indian sect originating in the 5th century b.c. as a heretical offshoot of Jainism: a disciple of Gosala.
a sheikdom in E Arabia, the smallest of the United Arab Emirates, on the Persian Gulf. 100 sq. mi. (260 sq. km). Historical Examples The Ajman, near Queyt, have a real uttfa with ostrich feathers and a girl to sing during the fighting. A Pilgrimage to Nejd, Vol. 2 [of 2] Anne Blunt
a city in central Rajasthan, in NW India. noun a city in NW India, in Rajasthan: textile centre. Pop: 485 197 (2001)
a former province in NW India. 2400 sq. mi. (6216 sq. km).
a city in E Uttar Pradesh, in N India; a suburb of Faizabad: one of the seven most sacred Hindu centers. Historical Examples The princesses of Videha do not carry on conversation with the princes of Ajodhya. Tales from the Hindu Dramatists R. N. Dutta The capital was the ancient city, also named Ajodhya, adjoining […]