Bengali

noun Ben·gali \ ben-ˈgȯ-lē , beŋ- , -ˈgä- \

Definition of Bengali

1 :a native or resident of Bengal
2 :the modern Indo-Aryan language of Bengal

Bengali

adjective

Origin and Etymology of bengali

Hindi baṅgālī, from Baṅgāl Bengal


BENGALI Defined for English Language Learners

Bengali

noun

Definition of Bengali for English Language Learners

  • : a person born or living in Bangladesh or in a state in northeastern India called West Bengal

  • : a language spoken in Bangladesh and West Bengal



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