Aurungzeb [awr-uh ng-zeb] Examples noun
Aurangzeb or Au·rung·zeb [awr-uh ng-zeb] noun
- 1618–1707, Mogul emperor of Hindustan 1658–1707.
Examples from the Web for aurungzeb Historical Examples of aurungzeb
In the reign, however, of Aurungzeb, it was overrun by the Turks.
Robert Gordon Latham
But one of those sons, Aurungzeb, was a man of restless ambition.
Mrs Goddard Orpen
It is officially stated they have 272 mosques, of which that of Aurungzeb, with its lofty minarets, is the largest.
Within thirteen years of Aurungzeb’s death, in 1706, six sovereigns were seated on the imperial throne.
The Mogul empire rapidly expanded during the reigns of Akbar and his successors down to Aurungzeb, when it attained its climax.
British Dictionary definitions for aurungzeb Aurangzeb Aurungzeb noun
- 1618–1707, Mogul emperor of Hindustan (1658–1707), whose reign marked both the height of Mogul prosperity and the decline of its power through the revolts of the Marathas