Kodagu

[koh-duh-goo]
Formerly Coorg, Kurg [koo rg] /kʊərg/.
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Contemporary Examples of coorg

  • To escape the madness, Indians head to Coorg, a land of lush beauty, traditional food, and—sigh—tranquility.

  • Others contend that Greek mercenaries who came to India with Alexander the Great left their genetic mark in Coorg.

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    Lush Places: The Scotland of India

    Tunku Varadarajan

    March 25, 2014

  • Coorg was settled by the Portuguese, who also have an influence in the cooking.

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    John Mooney

    April 12, 2011

  • Coorg is a hill station outside the major city of Bangalore in central-southern India.

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Historical Examples of coorg


British Dictionary definitions for coorg

Coorg

noun
  1. a former province of SW India: since 1956 part of Karnataka state
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