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bengali meaning and definition


Definition of Bengali (noun)

  1. (Hinduism) a member of a people living in Bangladesh and West Bengal (mainly Hindus)
  2. an ethnic group speaking Bengali and living in Bangladesh and eastern India
  3. a Magadhan language spoken by the Bengali people; the official language of Bangladesh and Bengal

BENGALI adjective

Definition of Bengali (adjective)

  1. of or relating to or characteristic of Bengal or its people
    • "Bengali hills"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet