Malabar is a region in . The name of the region is thought to be derived from the Malayalam words mala and vaaram, westernized into -bar. The region is a part of The Malabar Coast, which in historical contexts, refers to India's southwest coast, lying on the narrow coastal plain of Karnataka and Kerala states between the Western Ghats range and the Arabian Sea.

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, formerly Calicut, is one of the major cities in , .

is a city and a municipality in the Wayanad district in the Indian state of .

is a city in , . is a seaside city on the northern side of Kerala State in India.


Wayanad is a region of state in India. It is a forest district with a small population engaged in agricultural activities.

is in , Kerala, India. The population is 2.8 million and the density is 627 people per Palakkad Gap is the only place where Kerala is not shielded by the Western Ghats mountain ranges.

is in , Kerala, India. The cities of Malappuram can be rather ugly because of haphazard construction and the large number of noisy motorcycles.

is the northernmost part of region in Kerala, India.

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