geographical name \və-ˈdō-də-ˌrä\

Definition of VADODARA

city W India in SE Gujarat SE of Ahmadabad pop 1,306,035

Variants of VADODARA

Va·do·da·ra or Ba·ro·da \bə-ˈrō-də\


geographical name    (Concise Encyclopedia)

City (pop., 2001: 1,306,227), east-central Gujarat state, western India. It was known by many different names before receiving its present one in 1971. The earliest record of the city dates from a charter of AD 812, and during the succeeding centuries it came under various rulers, including those of the Muslim Delhi sultanate and the Mughal dynasty. Its varied products include cotton textiles, chemicals, machinery, and furniture.

Variants of VADODARA

Vadodara or Baroda


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