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  1. a city in NW India, in Rajasthan on the Chambal River: textile industry. op.: 695 899 (2001)
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Examples from the Web for kota

Historical Examples

  • The bride is taken to the house of the bridegroom, accompanied by the Kota band.

    Castes and Tribes of Southern India

    Edgar Thurston

  • We have to seek out other apprentices, but this boy from the kota came of himself and asked us to take him.

    Letters of a Javanese Princess

    Raden Adjeng Kartini

  • For a Kota funeral, the Badagas have to give five rupees or a quantity of rice, and a buffalo.

  • Colonel Ross King narrates5 how he once saw a Kota carrying home a dead rat, thrown out of a stable a day or two previously.

  • As darkness set in, the shrill music, which penetrated to my hotel, attracted me to the Kota village.