Medak (Tel)

Tel: మెదక medaka ‘City of Boiled Rice’  [Methukuseema, Gulshanabad, Methukudurgam]  From Tel: meduku/metuku, ‘(boiled) rice’, ‘rice grain’; and sīma, ‘country’, ‘district’. Medak is a corruption of  Methukuseema. Methuku means a grain of cooked rice. The region...