Definition of Bengal. Meaning of Bengal. Synonyms of Bengal

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Bengal. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Bengal and, of course, Bengal synonyms and on the right images related to the word Bengal.

Definition of Bengal

Bengal
Bengal Ben*gal", n. 1. A province in India, giving its name to various stuffs, animals, etc. 2. A thin stuff, made of silk and hair, originally brought from Bengal. 3. Striped gingham, originally brought from Bengal; Bengal stripes. Bengal light, a firework containing niter, sulphur, and antimony, and producing a sustained and vivid colored light, used in making signals and in pyrotechnics; -- called also blue light. Bengal stripes, a kind of cotton cloth woven with colored stripes. See Bengal, 3. Bengal tiger. (Zo["o]l.). See Tiger.

Meaning of Bengal from wikipedia

- Bengal (/bɛŋˈɡɔːl/; Bengali: বাংলা/বঙ্গ, romanized: Bānglā/Bôngô Bengali pronunciation: [bɔŋgo]) is a geopolitical, cultural and historical region in South...
- West Bengal (/bɛnˈɡɔːl/; Bengali: Paschim Banga) is an Indian state located in the eastern region of the country along the Bay of Bengal. With over 91 million...
- The Bengal cat is a domesticated cat breed created from hybrids of domestic cats, the Asian leopard cat (Prionailurus bengalensis) and the Egyptian Mau...
- The Bay of Bengal is the northeastern part of the Indian Ocean, bounded on the west and northwest by India, on the north by Bangladesh, and on the east...
- The Government of West Bengal also known as the State Government of West Bengal, or locally as State Government, is the supreme governing authority of...
- The Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) is a tiger po****tion native to the Indian subcontinent. It is listed as Endangered on the IUCN Red List since...
- The West Bengal Legislative ****embly is the unicameral legislature of the Indian state of West Bengal. It is Located in the B. B. D. Bagh area of Kolkata...
- The Bengal Presidency (1757–1912), later reorganized as the Bengal Province (1912–1947), was once the largest subdivision (presidency) of British India...
- The West Bengal Police is one of the two police forces of the Indian state of West Bengal. (The other is the Kolkata Police, which has a separate jurisdiction...
- the official name until 2001) is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal. Located on the east bank of the Hooghly River approximately 80 kilometres...
Loading...