Definitions for kohimaˈkoʊ hiˌmɑ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the capital of Nagaland, in E India. 67,200.
Category: Geography (places)
The state capital of Nagaland (India).
Kohima is the hilly capital of India's north eastern border state of Nagaland which shares its borders with Burma. It lies in Kohima District and is one of the three Nagaland towns with Municipal council status along with Dimapur and Mokokchung. Kohima is the land of the Angami Naga tribe. The name, Kohima, was officially given by the British as they could not pronounce the Angami name Kewhima or Kewhira. It is called after the wild flowering plant Kewhi, found in the mountains. Earlier, Kohima was also known as Thigoma. Kohima is located south of Kohima District and has an average elevation of 1261 metres. The town of Kohima is located on the top of a high ridge and the town serpentines along the top of the mountain ranges as is typical of most Naga settlements.
Translations for kohima
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to make a harsh sound when bringing air or harmful matter from the lungs or throat
He's coughing badly because he has a cold.
- tossirPortuguese (BR)
- سرفه کردنFarsi
- खासना, खखारनाHindi
- hoste, harke, kremteNorwegian
- سرفه کردنPersian
- a tuşiRomanian
- 咳嗽Chinese (Trad.)
- كهانسنا، كهنكارناUrdu
- 咳嗽Chinese (Simp.)
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