a white marble mausoleum built at Agra, India, by the Mogul emperor Shah Jahan (fl. 1628–58) for his favorite wife.
a white marble mausoleum in central India, in Agra on the Jumna River: built (1632–43) by the emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal; regarded as the finest example of Mogul architecture
Taj Mahal [(tahzh, tahj muh-hahl)]
A marble mausoleum in India, built in the seventeenth century by a king for his wife. The Taj Mahal usually appears on lists of the most beautiful buildings in the world.
noun 1. Spanish name of Tagus. noun 1. the Spanish name for the Tagus
noun 1. a city in NW Iran, near Teheran.
noun, plural taka. 1. a paper money, cupronickel coin, and monetary unit of Bangladesh, equal to 100 poisha. noun 1. the standard monetary unit of Bangladesh, divided into 100 paise
noun 1. notornis. noun 1. a very rare flightless New Zealand rail, Notornis mantelli