Uch or Uch Sharif (Greek: Ἀλεξάνδρεια η εν Ἰνδός) is from Bahawalpur in Bahawalpur District, It Is Situated In Ahmadpur East South Punjab, Pakistan. Uch is an important historical city, having been founded by Alexander the Great. Formerly located at the confluence of the Indus and Chenab rivers, it is now from that confluence, which has moved to Mithankot . It was an important centre in medieval India, as an early stronghold of the Delhi Sultanate in the 13th century during the Muslim conquest. Uch Sharif contains the tombs of Bibi Jawindi, Baha'al-Halim, Ustad Nuriya and Jalaluddin Bukhari, which are considered masterpieces of Islamic architecture and are on the UNESCO World Heritage Site tentative list.
Uch may refer to:
- Uch or Uch Sharif, located 75 km from Bahawalpur in Punjab province, Pakistan
- Uch Drag, village in Badakhshan Province in north-eastern Afghanistan
- Uch-Kul', town in the Osh Province of Kyrgyzstan
- Uch-Korgon, Kyrgyzstan, village in the Batken Province of Kyrgyzstan
- Uch-Kurgansk Hydro Power Plant, active hydro power project in Uch-Kurgansk, Kyrgyzstan
- Uch Tepa, city district of Tashkent, Uzbekistan
- Uch-Tyube, village in the Osh Province of Kyrgyzstan
Usage examples of "uch".
M uch company they draw, and much abuse, I n casting figures, telling fortunes, news, S elling of flies, flat bawdry with the stone, T ill it, and they, and all in fume are gone.