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Kerala Syllabification: Ke·ra·la
Pronunciation: /ˈkerələ/

Definition of Kerala in English:

A state on the southwestern coast of India; capital, Thiruvananthapuram. It was created in 1956 from the former state of Travancore-Cochin and part of Madras.


adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • Aravindan, renowned Malayalam film-maker, continues to live in the minds of Keralites, through the 11 feature films he made, of which almost all were award-winners.
  • There should be a change in the mindset of Keralites as far as cultural heritage is concerned.
  • Special care has been taken to include almost all South Indian dishes in the menu so that Telugu-speaking people, Tamilians, Keralites, and Kannadigas come away happy.
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