[bahng-gluh-desh-ee, bang-]

noun, plural Ban·gla·desh·is.

a native or inhabitant of Bangladesh.


of, relating to, or characteristic of Bangladesh or its people.

Origin of Bangladeshi

1970–75; Bangladesh + -i ultimately < Arabic suffix of appurtenance Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of bangladeshi

Historical Examples of bangladeshi

  • She was Pakistani or Bangladeshi, with a faint accent, and very pretty even with the dark circles under her eyes.


    Cory Doctorow

British Dictionary definitions for bangladeshi



of or relating to Bangladesh


a native or inhabitant of Bangladesh
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