follow Dictionary.com

Love words? Sign up for our Word of the Day!

Rajkot

[rahj-koht] /ˈrɑdʒ koʊt/
noun
1.
a city in S Gujarat, in W India.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for Rajkot

Rajkot

/ˈrɑːdʒkəʊt/
noun
1.
a city in W India, in S Gujarat. Pop: 966 642 (2001)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Encyclopedia Article for Rajkot

town, west-central Gujarat state, west-central India, near the centre of the Kathiawar Peninsula. The capital of the former princely state of Rajkot and of the former Western India States Agency, it is now an important commercial and industrial centre. Manufacture of cotton and woolen textiles is the major activity. Educational institutions include Rajkumar College (1870) and several colleges affiliated with Saurashtra University. The town is an important junction on the Western Railway, with connections to most major towns in the state. It is also served by major highways and an airport.

Learn more about Rajkot with a free trial on Britannica.com
Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Rajkot

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Rajkot

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for rajkot