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  1. Allahabad, also known as Prayag and Ilahabad, is a city in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh and the administrative headquarters of the Allahabad District. As of 2011, Allahabad is the seventh most-populous city in the state and the thirty-sixth most-populous city in India, with an estimated population of 1.11 million in the city and 1.21 million in its metropolitan region. In 2011, it was ranked the world's 130th fastest-growing city.
  2. Allahabad is a village in Allahabad Rural District, Zarach District, Yazd County, Yazd Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 3,068, in 770 families.

There are other places with Allahabad in their name, like MIC Allahabad, Allahabad University.

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Google previewInterlinking of Rivers in India (2008)

Issues and Concerns by M. Monirul Qader Mirza, Ahsan Uddin Ahmed, Q.K. Ahmad

Allahabad is a city at the confluence of the Upper Ganges River and the Yamuna River, one of the largest tributaries of the Ganges, while Patna is downstream of Allahabad, at the confluence with the Gandak River, and after the confluences ...

Google previewMissionary Register (1815)

Allahabad. Mr. N. Kerr, and Kurcem. This station was formed in 1814, by Mr. N. Kerr, and a native brother, Kureem. Allahabad is a large city of Hindostan, situated about half way .between Patna and Agra, at the Fork, or junction of the Ganges ...

Google previewSketches of India (1821)

by Moyle Sherer, Officer for fire-side travellers at-home

Allahabad is a very ancient city. The fort stands on a tongue of land at the confluence of the Ganges and the Jumna; which last is a fine clear amber- coloured stream, more beautiful, and nearly as large as the rival to whom it pays the rich ...

Google previewThe Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture (2009)

by Jonathan Bloom, Sheila S. Blair

An exceptionally well-preserved city, Allahabad is a key site for the study of British India in the 19th century. The civil lines con- tain an interesting variety of bungalows, a notable example being that of the speculative builder Robert Carr ...

Google previewReport from the select Committee of the House of Lords appointed to inquire into the present state of the affairs of the East India Company (1830)

And into the trade between Great Britain, the East Indies and China; with the minutes of evidence taken before the committee by Great Britain House of Lords

Allahabad is a town not of very extensive population, but the remains of a large town. Agra has been a very considerable city, but is now in a state, some part of ...

Google previewThe Rough Guide to India (2013)

by David Abram, Nick Edwards, Mike Ford, Daniel Jacobs, Shafik Meghji, Devdan Sen, Gavin Thomas

Allahabad is a pleasant city to visit, with vast open riverside scenery and good amenities, but is without major temples or monuments. At the junction of the fertile Doab, the “two-river” valley between the Yamuna and the Ganges, it did however ...

Google previewThe Year-book of Missions (1847)

Containing a Comprehensive Account of Missionary Societies, British, Continental and American : with a Particular Survey of the Stations, Arranged in Geographical Order by Elijah Hoole

ALLAHABAD. ALLAHABAD is an ancient city, and capital of a province of the same ...

Google previewThe Church Missionary Gleaner (1915)

The English churc 't Allahabad is a very fine one, and is now used as a cathedral. It was built mainly at ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of the Hindu World (1992)

by Ganga Ram Garg

Allahabad was built by Akbar on the site of ancient Hindu fort and within its proximity is one of the celebrated pillars of As"oka (mentioned above), promulgating the necessity of erecting hospitals and other charitable institutions and interdicting ...

Google previewPrince's Bieber Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations (2008)

by Mary Miles Prince

All Indian Law Reporter, Allahabad Series (1914 ) Al. Ser. All Indian Law Reports , Kerala Series Kerala All Nigeria Law Reports (1961–62) All N.L.R., All Nig. L.R. All Pakistan Legal Decisions AllPak. Legal. Dec. All Peoples Congress APC all ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Agricultural Marketing: Marketing institutions (1999)

by Jagdish Prasad

Site and Situation Khuldabad wholesale market enjoys a strategic location as it lies on the Grand Trunk National Highway and is in close proximity of the Allahabad Railway Junction. The Grand Trunk Road enters the city from west ( Bharetha) ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

ALLAHABAD, a province of Hindostan, 160 miles in length, and 120 in breadth, bounded on the east by the ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1L1A1H4A1B3A1D2

The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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