coromandel

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noun cor·o·man·del \ˌkȯr-ə-ˈman-dəl, ˌkär-\

Definition of coromandel

Origin and Etymology of coromandel

Coromandel coast region, India


First Known Use: 1843


Coromandel

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geographical name Cor·o·man·del \ˌkȯr-ə-ˈman-dəl, ˌkär-\

Definition of Coromandel

  1. coastal region of southeastern India on the Bay of Bengal south of the mouths of the Krishna River

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