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Luck·now

 (lŭk′nou)
A city of north-central India east-southeast of Delhi. Once the capital of the kingdom of Oudh (1775-1856), the British garrison there was besieged for five months during the Indian Mutiny of 1857. It is now the capital of Uttar Pradesh.

Lucknow

(ˈlʌknaʊ)
n
(Placename) a city in N India, capital of Uttar Pradesh: capital of Oudh (1775–1856); the British residency was besieged (1857) during the Indian Mutiny. Pop: 2 207 340 (2001)

Luck•now

(ˈlʌk naʊ)

n.
the capital of Uttar Pradesh state, in N India. 1,619,115.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Lucknow - a city in northern India in Uttar PradeshLucknow - a city in northern India in Uttar Pradesh; during the Indian Mutiny its British residents were besieged by Indian insurgents
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
2.Lucknow - the British residents of Lucknow were besieged by Indian insurgents during the Indian Mutiny (1857)
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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Lucknow is rather better than a hundred miles to the east, and Cawnpore about as far to the south.
After Wilson took Delhi and Sir Colin relieved Lucknow the back of the business was broken.
Here is my uncle's walking-stick--he was Sir Richard Warburton, you know, and rode with Havelock to the Relief of Lucknow.
The Regiment would pay for you all the time you are at the Military Orphanage; or you might go on the Punjab Masonic Orphanage's list (not that he or you 'ud understand what that means); but the best schooling a boy can get in India is, of course, at St Xavier's in Partibus at Lucknow.
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The session, moderated by critic and short story writer Nasir Abbas Nayyar, was titled 'Khaab Saraab, Lucknow Ki Tareekh'.
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27 -- Shri Ram Murti Smarak International Business School (SRMS IBS), Lucknow, and Shri Ram Murti Smarak College of Engineering and Technology (SRMS CET), Lucknow will jointly organize their annual Cultural Festival, 'Blaze 2017' on Saturday, 4th March, 2017.
AN AIRCRAFT of Pakistan Air Force with five military personnel aboard was allowed for an emergency landing in Lucknow on Sunday night because the airport authorities in India turned down their request to allow its landing at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi.
Mercedes-Benz India, a subsidiary of Daimler AG (NYSE: DAI)(FWB:DAI), has opened its newest dealership, Smart Hoops Lucknow, in the capital of Uttar Pradesh, India.
From Lucknow City of Illusion, edited by Rosie Llewellyn-Jones, Munich, Prestel, 2006, [pounds sterling]50, a scholarly survey of the city's lost architectural wonders beautifully illustrated by historic photographs from the Alkazi Collection of Photography.
Tenders are invited for Renewal of badshah nagar colony road in lucknow city