[ben-guh-leez, -lees, beng-]
noun, plural Ben·ga·lese.
  1. a native or inhabitant of Bengal; Bengali.

Origin of Bengalese

First recorded in 1770–80; Bengal + -ese Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Contemporary Examples of bengalese

  • I rush from the boat races to the Rugby field and from there to a date with a Bengalese beauty who lectures on Wordsworth.

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Historical Examples of bengalese