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Amritsar

Pronunciation: /ʌmˈrɪtsə/
A city in the state of Punjab in NW India; population 1,194,700 (est. 2009). It became the centre of the Sikh faith and the site of its holiest temple, the Golden Temple. It was the scene of a riot in 1919, in which 400 people were killed by British troops.

Words that rhyme with Amritsar

Maritsa, spritzer

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