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nagar Line breaks: nagar
Pronunciation: /ˈnʌɡə/

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Definition of nagar in English:

noun

Indian
A town, city, or suburb.
Example sentences
  • The State Government must establish a transport nagar beside the road.
  • Indiscriminate imposition of one-way regulations has eroded the fair image of our police besides earning the city the sobriquet of ‘one-way nagar.’
  • Back home at Samata nagar in Ulhasnagar, friends and acquaintances know him as a very down-to-earth and humble guy.

Origin

From Hindi.

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