What is another word for madras?

126 synonyms found


[ mədɹˈas], [ mədɹˈas], [ m_ə_d_ɹ_ˈa_s]

How to use "Madras" in context?

Madras is a city in the southern state of Tamil Nadu in India. It is the capital of the district of the same name. With a population of more than 5.9 million, it is the sixth most populous city in India. Madras is also the headquarters of the Tamil Nadu State unit of the Indian National Congress. The city is a major center of information technology in South India, and has the second-largest number of software companies in India after Bangalore. It is one of the largest cities in India by population and GDP. The city is also home to South India's premier film industry.

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