- a city in E Tamil Nadu, in SE India.
Formerly Tan·jore [tan-jawr, -johr] /tænˈdʒɔr, -ˈdʒoʊr/.
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Tanjore and Madura are the seats of the Dravidian temples which we visited.A Tour of the Missions
Augustus Hopkins Strong
Some Kannadiyans in the Tanjore district are said to be weavers.
In Tanjore, the Valaiyans declare themselves to have a similar origin.
In Tanjore, though living in a Tamil environment, they speak Telugu.
Tanjore and the Carnatic were shortly after annexed to their dominions.
- the former name of Thanjavur
- a city in SE India, in E Tamil Nadu: headquarters of the earliest Protestant missions in India. Pop: 215 725 (2001)Former name: Tanjore
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