Origin and Etymology of bengali
First Known Use: 1762See Words from the same year
BENGALI Defined for English Language Learners
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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