Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu, the land of Tamils, is a state in known for its temples and architecture, food, movies and classical Indian dance and Carnatic music.

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, is the capital of the southern state of Tamil Nadu. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, formerly Madura, is the third-largest city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Photo: Vegpuff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a industrial city of 2 million people in Tamil Nadu, often likened to being the or of . Photo: Booradleyp1, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in the state of Tamil Nadu in southern . Photo: Ssriram mt, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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Northern Coast is in Tamil Nadu. The region consists of the districts of Ariyalur, Chennai, Cuddalore, Kanchipuram, Nagapattinam, Tiruvallur, and Tiruvarur, plus the union territory of Pondicherry. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in . It consists of the districts of Coimbatore, Erode, Nilgiris, and Tirupur. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The Far South of Tamil Nadu consists of the districts of Kanniyakumari, Tuticorin, and Thirunelveli. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in . It consists of the districts of Dindigul, Madurai, Theni, and Virudhunagar. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in , consisting of the districts of Karur, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, and Tiruchirappalli. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Southern Coast is in Tamil Nadu, in , consisting of the districts of Pudukkottai, Ramanathapuram, Sivaganga, and Thanjavur. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Tamil Nadu

Latitude of center
11.5819° or 11° 34' 54.9" north
Longitude of center
78.772° or 78° 46' 19.1" east
Population
72,100,000
Abbreviation
TN
Elevation
98 metres (322 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2237699963
Geo­Names ID
1255053
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Tamil Nadu
  • Afrikaans: Tamil Nadu
  • Albanian: Tamil Nadu
  • Amharic: ታሚል ናዱ
  • Arabic: Tamil Nadu
  • Arabic: تاميل نادو
  • Armenian: Թամիլ Նադու
  • Assamese: তামিলনাডু
  • Asturian: Tamil Nadu
  • Azerbaijani: Tamilnad
  • Basque: Tamil Nadu
  • Belarusian: Тамілнад
  • Bengali: তামিলনাড়ু
  • Bhojpuri: तमिलनाडु
  • Bishnupriya: তমিল নাড়ু
  • Bishnupriya: তামিল নাড়ু
  • Breton: Tamil Nadu
  • Bulgarian: Тамил Наду
  • Burmese: မဒရပ်ပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Tamil Nadu
  • Cebuano: State of Tamil Nādu
  • Chechen: Тамилнад
  • Chinese: Tamil Nadu
  • Chinese: 坦米爾納德邦
  • Chinese: 坦米爾納杜邦
  • Chinese: 塔米爾納杜邦
  • Chinese: 泰米尔纳德邦
  • Chinese: 泰米爾納德邦
  • Chinese: 淡米尔纳德邦
  • Chinese: 淡米爾納德邦
  • Croatian: Tamil Nadu
  • Czech: Tamilnádu
  • Danish: Tamil Nadu
  • Dhivehi: ޓެމިލް ނާޑޫ
  • Dimli (individual language): Tamil Nadu
  • Dotyali: तमिलनाडु
  • Dutch: Tamil Nadu
  • Egyptian Arabic: تاميل نادو
  • Esperanto: Tamilnado
  • Estonian: Tamil Nadu
  • Fiji Hindi: Tamil Nadu
  • Finnish: Tamil Nadu
  • French: Tamil Nadu
  • Galician: Tamil Nadu
  • Gan Chinese: 泰米爾納都邦
  • Georgian: ტამილნადუ
  • German: Tamil Nadu
  • Goan Konkani: Tamillnaddu
  • Goan Konkani: तमिळनाडू
  • Greek: Ταμίλ Ναντού
  • Gujarati: તમિલનાડુ
  • Hakka Chinese: Thai-mí-ngì-na̍p-tet-pâng
  • Hausa: Tamil Nadu
  • Hebrew: טאמיל נאדו
  • Hindi: तमिल नाडु
  • Hungarian: Tamilnádu
  • Icelandic: Tamil Nadu
  • Ido: Tamil Nadu
  • Indonesian: Tamil Nadu
  • Inupiaq: Tamilnadu
  • Irish: Tamil Nadu
  • Italian: Tamil Nadu
  • Japanese: タミル・ナードゥ
  • Japanese: タミル・ナードゥ州
  • Javanese: Tamil Nadu
  • Kannada: ತಮಿಳುನಾಡು
  • Kannada: ತಮಿಳು ನಾಡು
  • Kashmiri: تامل ناڈو
  • Kazakh: Тамилнад
  • Korean: 타밀나두 주
  • Korean: 타밀나두주
  • Latin: Coromandela
  • Latin: Tamil Nadu
  • Latvian: Tamilnāda
  • Lithuanian: Tamilnadas
  • Macedonian: Тамил Наду
  • Maithili: तामिलनाडु
  • Malagasy: Tamil Nadu
  • Malay: Tamil Nadu
  • Malayalam: തമിഴ്‌നാട്
  • Manipuri: ꯇꯥꯃꯤꯜ ꯅꯥꯗꯨ
  • Marathi: तमिळनाडू
  • Min Dong Chinese: Tamil Nadu
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tamil Nadu
  • Mingrelian: ტამილნადუ
  • Mongolian: Тамил Наду
  • Mongolian: Тамилнаду
  • Mongolian: ꯇꯃꯤꯜ ꯅꯥꯗꯨ
  • Nepali: तमिलनाडु
  • Newari: तमिलनाडु
  • Northern Frisian: Tamil Nadu
  • Northern Luri: تامیل نادو
  • Norwegian: Tamil Nadu
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tamil Nadu
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Tamil Nadu
  • Occitan (post 1500): Tamil Nadu
  • Oriya: ତାମିଲନାଡୁ
  • Ossetian: Тамилнад
  • Pampanga: Tamil Nadu
  • Panjabi: ਤਮਿਲ਼ ਨਾਡੂ
  • Panjabi: ਤਾਮਿਲ ਨਾਡੂ
  • Persian: تامیل نادو
  • Persian: تامیل‌نادو
  • Polish: Tamil Nadu
  • Polish: Tamilnadu
  • Portuguese: Tamil Nadu
  • Portuguese: Tâmil Nadu
  • Pushto: تامل ناډو
  • Quechua: Tamil Nadu
  • Romanian: Tamil Nadu
  • Russian: Тамилнад
  • Sanskrit: तमिळनाडुराज्यम्
  • Santali: ᱛᱟᱢᱤᱞᱱᱟᱰᱩ
  • Scots: Tamil Nadu
  • Serbian: Тамил Наду
  • Serbo-Croatian: Tamil Nadu
  • Sindhi: تامل ناڊو
  • Sinhala: තමිල්නාඩුව
  • Slovak: Tamilnádu
  • South Azerbaijani: تامیل نادو
  • Spanish: Tamil Nadu
  • Spanish: tierra de los tamiles
  • Swahili: Tamil Nadu
  • Swedish: Tamil Nadu
  • Tagalog: Tamil Nadu
  • Tajik: Иёлоти Тамилноду
  • Tajik: Тамилноду
  • Tamil: தமிணாடு
  • Tamil: தமிழ்நாடு
  • Tamil: தமிழ் நாடு
  • Tatar: Тамилнад
  • Telugu: తమిళనాడు
  • Thai: รัฐทมิฬนาฑู
  • Tibetan: ཏཱ་མིལ་ན་ཌུ།
  • Turkish: Tamil Nadu
  • Ukrainian: Тамілнад, Таміл-Наду
  • Ukrainian: Тамілнаду
  • Urdu: تامل ناڈو
  • Urdu: تمل ناڈو
  • Uzbek: Tamilnad
  • Venetian: Tamil Nadu
  • Vietnamese: Tamil Nadu
  • Waray (Philippines): Tamil Nadu
  • Welsh: Tamil Nadu
  • Western Panjabi: تامل ناڈو
  • Wu Chinese: 泰米尔纳德邦
  • Yiddish: טאמיל נאדו
  • Yoruba: Tamil Nadu
  • Yue Chinese: 淡米爾納德邦
  • Madras
  • State of Madras
  • State of Tamil Nadu
  • Tamil Nādu
  • Tamilagam
  • Tamiland
  • Tamishagam
  • Tamizgham
  • Thamizhagam
  • තමිල්නාඩු

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