Dhenkanal (Odi)

Odi: ଢେଙ୍କାନାଳ ḍhēṅkānāḷa ‘Dhenka’s Land’  Town/District, Odisha  From Dhenka Sabara, a 16thC Sabara/Saora tribal chief; and Odi: naḻa, ‘strip of land’.  Dhenkanal Palace was the official residence of he Rajas of Ghenkanal. It was built in the 19th century on the site...