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  1. Delhi, also known as the National Capital Territory of India is the capital territory of India. Such is the nature of urban expansion in Delhi that its growth has expanded beyond the NCT to incorporate towns in neighbouring states and at its largest extent can count a population of about 25 million residents as of 2014, and is the largest urban agglomeration in India by land area and population. It is also the 4th most populous city on the planet. The NCT and its urban region have been given the special status of National Capital Region under the Constitution of India's 69th amendment act of 1991. The NCR includes the neighbouring cities of Gurgaon, Noida, Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Neharpar, Greater Noida, Sonepat, Panipat, Karnal, Rohtak, Bhiwani, Rewari, Baghpat, Meerut, Alwar, Bharatpur and other nearby towns.
  2. Delhi, originally called Deerfield, is a town in Richland Parish, Louisiana, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the town population was 2,969.
  3. Delhi is a town in Delaware County, New York, USA. The population was 5,117 at the 2010 census.
  4. Delhi is a census-designated place in Merced County, California, USA. Delhi is located 18 miles west-northwest of Merced, at an elevation of 118 feet. According to the 2010 census, the population was 10,755 up from 8,022 at the 2000 census.
  5. Delhi DEL-hy is a city in Delaware County, Iowa, United States. The population was 460 at the 2010 census.
  6. Delhi is a village in Delaware County, New York, United States. The population was 3,087 at the 2010 census. Delhi is the county seat of Delaware County. The accepted pronunciation is Del-HY rather than Del-EE.
  7. Delhi is a city in Redwood County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 70 at the 2010 census.
  8. Delhi a.k.a. Delhi Township is one of the twelve townships of Hamilton County, Ohio, United States. The 2010 census found 29,510 people in the township.
  9. Delhi is an unincorporated community in Las Animas County, Colorado, United States. The U.S. Post Office at Model now serves Delhi postal addresses.
  10. Delhi a.k.a. Delhi, Illinois: Delhi is an unincorporated community in Jersey County, Illinois, United States. It is located about five miles southeast of Jerseyville and about seven miles northwest of Godfrey along US Highway 67.
  11. Delhi a.k.a. Delhi, Oklahoma: Delhi is an unincorporated community in Beckham County, Oklahoma, United States. Delhi is located west of U.S. Route 283 and 8.3 miles south-southwest of Sayre. The community is named for the city in India and first had a post office in 1893.

There are other places with in their name, like Old Delhi, East Delhi, West Delhi, North Delhi, South Delhi, Delhi Cantonment, North East Delhi, North West Delhi, South West Delhi, The Delhi College, University of Delhi, Delhi Charter Township, Delhi School of Economics, Zakir Husain Delhi College, Delhi Municipal Corporation, New Delhi Municipal Council, Delhi College of Engineering.


  1. Delhi was an American Thoroughbred racehorse that won the 1904 Belmont Stakes. He was the top money-winner of 1904 and was consequently named the co-historical American Champion Three-Year-Old Male Horse with Ort Wells. The following year, he was also the historical American Champion Older Male Horse, co-champion once again with Ort Wells. While Delhi did have limited success in the stud, he is not considered to be an influential sire.
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  2. Delhi is an Elephantidae.


  1. Delhi is a fictional character from the 2006 film Vattaram.
  2. Delhi is a fictional film character.


  1. "Delhi" is a book by J. D. Beglar.
  2. "Delhi" is a book by Raghu Rai.


"Delhi" a.k.a. "Dilli" is a multiple-award winning documentary film that explores issues of urbanization, development and space through the narratives of people living in Delhi, capital to the world's largest democracy.


Delhi a.k.a. Ethnic groups in Delhi: Delhi's ethnic groups are diverse. The original natives of Delhi are those whose ancestors lived in the Yamuna basin, a region which spreads radially from the capital up to a distance of approximately 200 kilometres. The migrant population consists largely of Punjabis, Bhojpuris and Biharis.

Phrases with Delhi

  1. delhi boil
  2. Delhi Belly
  3. new delhi

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Delhi

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Google previewFinding Delhi (2010)

Loss and Renewal in the Megacity by Bharati Chaturvedi

Delhi is a place where people can earn money wherever ...

Google previewFlorists' Review (1911)

_' , (L Delhi is a seedling of exceptional merit—a cross of a Enchantress on an unnamed scarlet seedling. (1 Delhi comes in early, it is free, and produces fine blooms throughout the season. (1 Delhi is a strong grower, of ideal habit, making no ...

Google previewThe Geography of India (2010)

Sacred and Historic Places by Britannica Educational Publishing

Media and Publishing Delhi is an important centre for publishing, the press, and other mass communications. Doordarshan, the country's national television network, and All India Radio are both headquartered there. Major daily newspapers ...

Google previewFinance and Governance of Capital Cities in Federal Systems (2009)

by Enid Slack, Rupak Chattopadhyay

Delhi is a territory with a rapidly growing population; during the census decade of 1991–2001, its population increased by...

Delhi is an overwhelmingly urban territory, resembling in its characteristics and the pattern of demand for services a ...

Google previewThe Statesman's Yearbook 2015 (2014)

The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World by B. Turner

Delhi is a major market for manufactures, imports and agricultural goods; there are specialist fruit and vegetable, food grain,

Rail Delhi is an important rail junction with three main stations: New Delhi, Delhi Junction and Hazrat Nizamuddin.

Google previewParticipatory Planning in Plan Preparation (2014)

by Shashikant Nishant Sharma

Delhi is a large city-state with area of 1483 sq km and a population of 16.7 million where more than two third of its area as urban.

Google previewThe Future of Dfid's Programme in India (2011)

Report, Together with Formal Minutes, Oral and Written Evidence by Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: International Development Committee

DFID Delhi is a British Government institution, manned substantially, or populated substantially, to be politically correct, by extremely gifted, knowledgeable, constructive Indians. DFID is hugely shrewd in taking this line, because the truth is ...

Google previewThe Century (1893)

Affectionately, p Delhi, January 14, 1883. Delhi is an immensely interesting place , and it is not a bad thing to see it thoroughly. It is the old center of Mohammedan power in India. Here the Great Mogul ruled for years and years, and the great ...

Google previewDelhi: Adventures In A Megacity (PB) (2010)

by Sam Miller, Sam

Delhi is a city. 208 A Ninth Intermission.

Google previewThe Teller of Tales (2012)

by Bhaskar Ghose

The flight from Bagdogra to Delhi is a fairly long one, a little more than two hours. For a portion of the flight the white Himalayas are visible on the right and then they blur into the general haze as they move northwards, and the aircraft flies over ...

Google previewBerlitz: Delhi Pocket Guide (2012)

by Berlitz

Hauz Khas Villagein central South Delhi is a great place to pickup artworks, especially Bollywood film posters. Live music at Connaught Place JulianLove/Apa Publications NIGHTLIFE AND ENTERTAINMENT.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Ancient India (2009)

by Kumkum Roy

New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1986. . Encyclopedia of Indian Temple Architecture, Vol. 2, Part 2. New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies and Oxford University Press, 1991. . Encyclopedia of Indian Temple Architecture ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Monasticism (2013)

by William M. Johnston

Fergusson, James, and James Burgess, The Cave Temples of India, London: Allen, 1880; 2nd edition, New Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal, 1988 Mirashi, Vasudev Vishnu, Inscriptions of the Väkätakas (Corpus Inscriptionum Indicarum, 5), ...

Google previewThe Pesticide Encyclopedia (2014)

by Kalyani Paranjape, Vasant Gowariker, V N Krishnamurthy, Sugha Gowariker

New Delhi. Consultant for Agri-Horticultural and ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Sikhism (2005)

by W. H. McLeod

Exploring Sikhism: Aspects of Sikh Identity, Culture, and Thought (New Delhi: ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Islam (2009)

by Juan Eduardo Campo

The Delhi Sultanate is the collective name given to the first rulers and dynasties to conquer and establish direct Muslim rule in northern india. They made delhi, or the cluster of fortress cities that succeeded each other and ...

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Delhi came as a shock. There were so many people, and oh, the traffic. (Tina Turner)
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Scrabble value of D2E1L1H4I1

The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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