Odisha

geographical name \ ȯ-ˈri-sə , ə-ˈdi-sə \
variants: or until 2011 Orissa play \ȯ-ˈri-sə\

Definition of Odisha

state of eastern India bordering on the Bay of Bengal; capital Bhubaneswar area 60,178 square miles (155,861 square kilometers), population 41,974,218

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