Travancore

geographical name
Trav·​an·​core | \ ˈtra-vən-ˌkȯr How to pronounce Travancore (audio) \

Definition of Travancore

region and former state of southwestern India on the Malabar Coast extending north from Cape Comorin

Note: Travancore was included in the former Indian state of Travancore and Co*chin \ kō-​ˈchin How to pronounce kō-ˈchin (audio) , ˈkō-​ˌchin How to pronounce ˈkō-ˌchin (audio)\ from 1949 to 1956 and had its capital at Thiruvananthapuram. It became part of Kerala in 1956.

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