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I'm a fun-loving guy. We are basically from Amritsar and ours is a chilled-out family. I think I have got my humour from my mother.
Kapil Sharma

Meaning of "Amritsar" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AMRITSAR

Amritsar  [æmˈrɪtsə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AMRITSAR

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pronoun
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determiner
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Amritsar is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES AMRITSAR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Amritsar

Amritsar

Amritsar ( pronunciation (help·info); Punjabi: ਅੰਮ੍ਰਿਤਸਰ, Punjabi pronunciation: ) historically also known as Rāmdāspur and colloquially as Ambarsar, is a city in north-western part in India. It is the spiritual centre for the Sikh religion and the administrative headquarters of the Amritsar district in the state of Punjab. It is home to the Harmandir Sahib (referred to as the "Golden Temple" in the western media), the spiritual and cultural center for the Sikh religion. This important Sikh shrine attracts more visitors than the Taj Mahal with more than 100,000 visitors on week days alone and is the most popular destination for Non-resident Indians (NRI) in the whole of India. The city also houses the Sikh temporal and political authority, Akal Takht, as well as the Sikh Parliament. The 2011 Indian census reported the population of the city to be 1,132,761. Amritsar is situated 217 kilometres (135 mi) northwest of state capital Chandigarh. Amritsar is situated near Pakistan with the Wagah border only being 28 km (17.

Definition of Amritsar in the English dictionary

The definition of Amritsar in the dictionary is a city in India, in NW Punjab: centre of the Sikh religion; site of a massacre in 1919 of unarmed supporters of Indian self-government by British troops; in 1984 the Golden Temple, fortified by Sikhs, was attacked by Indian troops with the loss of many Sikh lives. Pop: 975 695.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AMRITSAR


bitser
ˈbɪtsə
blitzer
ˈblɪtsə
creutzer
ˈkrɔɪtsə
czaritsa
zɑːˈrɪtsə
czaritza
zɑːˈrɪtsə
howitzer
ˈhaʊɪtsə
kibitzer
ˈkɪbɪtsə
kreutzer
ˈkrɔɪtsə
kreuzer
ˈkrɔɪtsə
Pulitzer
ˈpʊlɪtsə
Schweitzer
ˈʃwaɪtsə
slivovica
ˈslɪvəvɪtsə
spritzer
ˈsprɪtsə
Switzer
ˈswɪtsə
tsaritsa
zɑːˈrɪtsə
Zugspitze
ˈtsʊɡˌʃpɪtsə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AMRITSAR

Amraoti
Amravati
amreeta
amrit
Amrit Ceremony
amrita
amritattva
AMS
amsinckia
Amsterdam
amt
amtman
amtrac
amtrack
Amtrak
amu
Amu Darya

WORDS THAT END LIKE AMRITSAR

bursar
Caesar
collapsar
commissar
drug tsar
drugs tsar
hassar
hussar
Isar
Julius Caesar
Macassar
Makasar
Makassar
musar
osar
political commissar
pulsar
quasar
sansar
tsar

Synonyms and antonyms of Amritsar in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Amritsar» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AMRITSAR

Find out the translation of Amritsar to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Amritsar from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Amritsar» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

阿姆利则
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Amritsar
570 millions of speakers

English

Amritsar
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अमृतसर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

امريتسار
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Амритсар
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Amritsar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অমৃতসর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Amritsar
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Amritsar
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Amritsar
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アムリツァル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

암리 차르
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Amritsar
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Amritsar
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அமிர்தசரஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अमृतसर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Amritsar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Amritsar
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Amritsar
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Амрітсар
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Amritsar
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Αμριτσάρ
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Amritsar
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Amritsar
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Amritsar
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Amritsar

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AMRITSAR»

The term «Amritsar» is very widely used and occupies the 3.593 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AMRITSAR» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Amritsar

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QUOTES WITH «AMRITSAR»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Amritsar.
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Kapil Sharma
I'm a fun-loving guy. We are basically from Amritsar and ours is a chilled-out family. I think I have got my humour from my mother.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AMRITSAR»

Discover the use of Amritsar in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Amritsar and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Butcher of Amritsar: General Reginald Dyer
The Butcher of Amritsar is a definitive account of the massacre and a biography of Reginald Dyer, a man whose attitudes reflected many of the views common in the Raj.
N. A. Collett, 2005
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The Amritsar Massacre: The Untold Story of One Fateful Day
The book dispels common myths and misconceptions surrounding the massacre and offers a new explanation of the decisions taken in 1919.
Nick Lloyd, 2011
3
Amritsar to Lahore: A Journey Across the India-Pakistan Border
A sensitive and thoughtful look at the lasting effects on everyday people of the 1947 partition of India.
Stephen Alter, 2001
4
Amritsar: The Massacre That Ended the Raj
Based On Unpublished Material, It Tells The Fascinating Story Of Political Intrigue And Expediency, Deception And Deliberate Concealment Of The Truth, It Tells The Story Of Jalianwala Bagh Massacre.
Alfred Draper, 1981
5
Amritsar: Voices from Between India And Pakistan
The city of Amritsar stands on the volatile border between India and Pakistan.
Ian Talbot, Darshan Singh Tatla, 2007
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The Amritsar Legacy: Golden Temple to Caxton Hall, the Story ...
Using Previously Unpublished Evidence, The Author Of This Candid Book Examines The Notorious Jallianwala Bag Massacre And The Events Which Have Flowed From It Over The Past Sevently Years.
Roger Perkins, 1989
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The Amritsar massacre, 1919: General Dyer in the Punjab
The action taken by Brigadier-General Dyer at Amritsar in the Punjab in 1919 when the British Army, faced with insurrection in support of Mahatma Gandhi, attempted to restore order.
Tim Coates, 2000
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Jallianwala Bagh commemoration volume and Amritsar and our ...
The Volume Covers Different Aspects Of Jallianwala Bagh Massacre And Provides Fresh Insights Into Understanting The Very Nature Of India`S Struggle For Freedom.
Gurasharana Siṅgha, Benjamin Guy Horniman, Punjabi University. Publication Bureau, 1994
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Abstract of the Code of Customary Law for the Amritsar District
Found that the adoption of a sister's son amongst the Sandhii Jats of the Amritsar district was valid during the Sikh rule. No. 50 of 1879. — Found th.it by the custom among Kalals of Jandiala, in the Amritsar district, the adoption of a daughter's ...
John Andrew Grant, 1893
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Encyclopaedia of Indian Literature: devraj to jyoti
The huge manuscript, consisting of twenty-six volumes and containing eighty thousand Punjabi words and idioms etc., was updated by him during 1941-42 and was revised by Teja Singh during 1943-45 at Khalsa college, Amritsar. As soon as ...
Amaresh Datta, 1988

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AMRITSAR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Amritsar is used in the context of the following news items.
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Navneet Singh of Amritsar secures 129th rank in Civil Services Exam
Navneet — born and brought up in Amritsar, but later shifted to Chandigarh with his family for the past few years — has completed his ... «Hindustan Times, Jul 15»
2
US delegation reaches Amritsar to learn about Sikh religion, identity
With an aim to sensitise the youth in America and enlighten them about Sikh identity so that the Sikh youths are not subjected to hate crimes ... «Hindustan Times, Jul 15»
3
BREAKING: Former Akali Dal (Amritsar) MP Joins RSS
Rajdev Singh Khalsa with RSS leader NEW DELHI, India (July 5, 2015)—Former member of parliament advocate Rajdev Singh “Khalsa” who ... «Sikh24 News & Updates, Jul 15»
4
Amritsar: One and half years on, Urban Haat hanging fire
Launched with an aim to give a fillip to the tourism industry in Amritsar, the Punjab government's ambitious project — Urban Haat and Amritsar ... «Hindustan Times, Jul 15»
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Khandahar hijack: What really transpired at Amritsar?
"The plane was stationed at Amritsar. The hijackers were sure that they were in a place which was hostile to them. Amritsar was positively ... «Oneindia, Jul 15»
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Minor girl kidnapped, raped in Amritsar
Press Trust of India | Amritsar. July 2, 2015 Last Updated at 18:42 IST. My Page. Related News. Minor girl kidnapped, raped in Gurgaon's posh DLF locality ... «Business Standard, Jul 15»
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Amritsar airport set to roll out e-visa facililty
With the Sri Guru Ramdas Jee International Airport in Amritsar joining the list of airports with electronic-tourist visa facility for eligible countries, ... «Chandigarh Tribune, Jul 15»
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IIM Amritsar Admission criteria announced: Classes to begin in July …
Launching the website for IIM Amritsar, the mentor IIMK has declared the shortlisting and selection process for the admission at IIM Amritsar in ... «MBAUniverse.com, Jun 15»
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Akali leader's SUV snatched at gunpoint in Amritsar
The daring incident has exposed the functioning of the Amritsar police, particularly in the Civil Lines area, which has become a favourite ... «Hindustan Times, Jun 15»
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Classes at IIM-Amritsar to begin by July-end
After a location for the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Amritsar, was finalised near Manawala a few days ago, it has now been announced ... «Hindustan Times, Jun 15»

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