Madras

  • (noun): A city in Tamil Nadu on the Bay of Bengal; formerly Madras.
    Synonyms: Chennai
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on madras:

Madras, Oregon - Sister City
... Madras has one sister city, as designated by Sister Cities International Kitamimaki, Japan. ...
Sir William Langhorne, 1st Baronet - Tenure As Agent of Madras
... Langhorne arrived in Madras in 1670 to adjudicate in a dispute ... A few months later, he was appointed as the Agent of Madras ...
S. Subramania Iyer
... Subramania Iyer was born in the Madura district of Madras Presidency ... Iyer qualified as a lawyer from the University of Madras, and went on to practice as a lawyer in Madura and Madras, before being appointed a Judge of the Madras High Court, in 1891 ... as the first Indian Chief Justice of the Madras High Court, before retiring in 1907 ...
Linnaeus Tripe - Madras
... In March 1857 he became official photographer to the Madras government, taking photographs of objects shown at the Madras exhibition and portraits of Madras residents ... tour in the annual exhibition of the Photographic Society of Madras in 1859 ...
Cholamandal Artists' Village - Cholamandal Centre For Contemporary Art
... his last days Paniker had offered his oeuvre to the Madras government on the condition that a separate gallery be created for his work, when no response came ... collection of artworks representative of the Madras Movement ... the building was, and thus started a long search for works that exemplified the Madras Movement, which flourished between the early 50s and the 80s ...

More definitions of "Madras":

  • (noun): A light patterned cotton cloth.
  • (noun): A state in southeastern India on the Bay of Bengal (south of Andhra Pradesh); formerly Madras.
    Synonyms: Tamil Nadu