- an ancient city in W India, in N Mysore: capital of a former kingdom, which fell at the end of the 17th century: cotton. Pop: 245 946 (2001)
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She had been for some years queen and dowager-regent of Bijapur.Female Warriors, Vol. II (of 2)
Ellen C. Clayton
Inside these walls the Bijapur kings bade defiance to all comers.
Sivaji was the son of a distinguished soldier named Shahji, in the service of the King of Bijapur.The World's Greatest Books, Vol XII.
The Bijapur Veddas have a yearly feast to their ancestors to prevent the dead bringing sickness into the house.Religion & Sex
When the Mogul Empire absorbed the Bijapur kingdom he defied the emperor.