- of or relating to Bengal, its inhabitants, or their language; Bengalese.
- a native or inhabitant of Bangladesh.
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Contemporary Examples of bengali
We frequently enjoyed his Bengali vegetarian feasts while discussing different aspects of Eastern philosophy late into the night.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More
September 29, 2014
Shockingly, there is one nonwhite person in the cast, Salwa, or as MTV has dubbed her, “Bengali in boots.”‘Duck Dynasty,’ ‘Buckwild,’ ‘Honey Boo Boo,’ and the 99 Percent
December 13, 2012
Verbally, Hindi and Urdu are very similar, and Punjabi and Bengali are related to Hindi and Urdu.The Insult Behind Obama's U.K. Codename
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May 24, 2011
The studio also acquired the remake rights to the documentary The Bengali Detective.The Details on 'The Details'
January 25, 2011
Historical Examples of bengali
I called to the Bengali dispenser, and hastened away from the room.The Shadow-Line
Then came Bankim's Bangadarsan, taking the Bengali heart by storm.
Nevertheless my elder brothers had always cultivated Bengali literature.
In Bengali this word has come to mean an informal uninvited gathering.
Nothing like this happens, however, when the Bengali boy is taught in English.
- a member of a people living chiefly in Bangladesh and in West Bengal. The West Bengalis are mainly Hindus; the East Bengalis of Bangladesh are mainly Muslims
- Also called: Bangla the language of this people: the official language of Bangladesh and the chief language of West Bengal; it belongs to the Indic branch of the Indo-European family
- of or relating to Bengal, the Bengalis, or their language