- a former division of the Central Provinces and Berar, in central India: now part of Maharashtra state.
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I therefore propose to open communications with the Rajah of Berar.
Still less attention was paid to him in the villages of Berar.
Berar was ceded to the Padishah; Amurath retired from Ahmadnagar.
The Queen then laid before all assembled the question of Berar.A Noble Queen, Vol. 3 (of 3)
Philip Meadows Taylor
We had also annexed in the same year the possessions of the Rajah of Berar in Orissa.A History of England
- a region of W central India: part of Maharashtra state since 1956; important for cotton growing
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