Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

Shillong

[shil-lawng] /ʃɪlˈlɔŋ/
noun
1.
a city in and the capital of Meghalaya state, in NE India.
Formerly Lewduh [loo-duh] /ˈlu də/ (Show IPA), Yeddo [yed-oh] /ˈyɛd oʊ/ (Show IPA).

Meghalaya

[mey-guh-ley-uh] /ˌmeɪ gəˈleɪ ə/
noun
1.
a state in NE India. 8660 sq. mi. (22,429 sq. km).
Capital: Shillong.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Shillong
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for Shillong

Shillong

/ʃɪˈlɒŋ/
noun
1.
a city in NE India, capital of Meghalaya: situated on the Shillong Plateau at an altitude of 1520 m (4987 ft); destroyed by earthquake in 1897 and rebuilt. Pop: 132 876 (2001)

Meghalaya

/ˌmeɪɡəˈleɪə/
noun
1.
a state of NE India, created in 1969 from part of Assam. Capital: Shillong. Pop: 2 306 069 (2001). Area: 22 429 sq km (7800 sq miles)
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
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Shillong

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Shillong

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for shillong