Koh-i-noor

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Koh-i-noor

(ˌkəʊɪˈnʊə) ,

Kohinor

or

Kohinur

n
(Jewellery) a very large oval Indian diamond, part of the British crown jewels since 1849, weighing 108.8 carats
[C19: from Persian Kōh-i-nūr, literally: mountain of light, from kōh mountain + Arabic nūr light]
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The Club, situated in the basement of the Koh I Noor restaurant in New Sneddon Street, Paisley, has undergone a major refurbishment.
THE first thing that strikes you about the Koh I Noor is the fantastic decor and warm, welcoming atmosphere.
Visit to the Costa Diamond Factory - where the Koh I Noor diamond in the British Crown Jewels was cut.