Definition of Mirzapur in US English:

Mirzapur

(also Mirzapore)

noun

  • In full "Mirzapur carpet". A carpet of a fine quality manufactured in Mirzapur, India.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Cardinal & Harford's Price List Oriental Carpets & Rugs. From Mirzapur, the name of a town in the state of Uttar Pradesh in northern India (Hindi Mirzāpur), where the rugs are made.

Pronunciation

Mirzapur

/ˈmɪəzəpʊə/