Third largest city of Tamil Nadu, India. It is a major cultural and educational center in southern India. It is also known as the temple city because of its many temple complexes.

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  • Madurai — மதுரை …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Madurai — hindi: मदुरै tamil: மதுரை Bandera …   Wikipedia Español

  • Madurai — Ajouter une image Administration Pays  Inde État et territoire Tamil Nadu District …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Madurai — [mä də rī′] city in S India, in the state of Tamil Nadu: pop. 941,000 * * * Ma·du·rai (mä də rīʹ, mădʹyo͝o rī ) A city of southern India south southwest of Chennai (Madras). It is a Hindu pilgrimage site and an educational and cultural center… …   Universalium

  • Madurai —   [mædʊ raɪ], bis 1949 Madura [mæ duːrɑ], Stadt im Bundesstaat Tamil Nadu, Südindien, im Tal des Vaigai, 941 000 Einwohner; katholischer Erzbischofssitz, anglikanischer Bischofssitz; Universität (gegründet 1966), eines der ältesten Kulturzentren… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Madurai — (anc. Madura) v. de l Inde (état de Tamil Nadu); 952 000 hab. Anc. ville sacrée de l Inde. Temple brahmanique dravidien (XVIIe s.) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Madurai — [mä də rī′] city in S India, in the state of Tamil Nadu: pop. 941,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Madurai — This article is about the municipality in Tamil Nadu, India. For its namesake district, see Madurai district. Madurai மதுரை Athens of the East   city   …   Wikipedia

  • Madurai — Original name in latin Madurai Name in other language IXM, Madura, Madurai, Maduraj, Mathurai, m thu ri, ma du lai, madhura, madhurai, madoMaduraiurai, madulai, madura, madura i, madurai, maduraya, madwray, maturai, Мадура, Мадурай, State code IN …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Madurai — Admin ASC 2 Code Orig. name Madurai Country and Admin Code IN.25.1264522 IN …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Madurai — geographical name city S India in S Tamil Nadu population 940,989 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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