[ chah-luh-kyuh ]
/ ˈtʃɑ lə kyə /
a dynasty of central India, ruling a.d. c500–753, and restored a.d. 973–1190.
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Example sentences from the Web for Chalukya
Here they were generally called Chalukya, though in northern India the name Solankhi is more common.
With his death, however, the Chalukya power began to decline.