Tanjore

/ (tænˈdʒɔː) /


noun
  1. the former name of Thanjavur

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How to use Tanjore in a sentence

  • At Tanjore we dropped our funny little pilot, and proceeded on our course towards Penang.

    A Voyage in the 'Sunbeam' | Annie Allnut Brassey
  • A magnificent temple at Tanjore, once his capital, preserves the records of his victories engraved upon its walls.

  • Cope entered the Tanjore territory, but found the whole population attached to the new rajah.

    With Clive in India | G. A. Henty
  • Cope, with the land forces, had marched to the border of the Tanjore territory, and the guns and heavy baggage were to go by sea.

    With Clive in India | G. A. Henty
  • Tanjore with its famous rock and its wonderful history, and Trichinopoly, with its temples and caves, are also easy of access.

    The Last Voyage | Lady (Annie Allnutt) Brassey