Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Manipur

[muhn-i-poo r]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. a state in NE India between Assam and Burma. 8620 sq. mi. (22,326 sq. km). Capital: Imphal.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for manipur

Historical Examples

  • I wonder that you have been able to trade in Manipur, uncle, as the Burmese have been masters there.

    On the Irrawaddy

    G. A. Henty

  • The cavalry were seven hundred strong, drawn from the borders of Manipur.

    On the Irrawaddy

    G. A. Henty

  • In the course of his wanderings, in fulfilment of a vow of penance, Arjuna came to Manipur.

    Chitra

    Rabindranath Tagore

  • So he wandered from holy place to holy place until he reached Manipur.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie

  • Arjuna married the maiden, and he dwelt for three years at Manipur.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie


British Dictionary definitions for manipur

Manipur

noun
  1. a state in NE India: largely densely forested mountains. Capital: Imphal. Pop: 2 388 634 (2001). Area: 22 327 sq km (8621 sq miles)
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012