Reference Entry

Jamrūd (North–West Frontier/Pakistan)

John Everett-Heath

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

Third edition


Published online May 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191751394

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Originally named ‘Victory Fort’ from garh and the Arabic al-Fath ‘victory’ to commemorate a Sikh victory over the local tribes

Reference Entry.  27 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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