A little bungalow in the Bahamas.
A small cottage by the sea in India is an example of a bungalow.
- in India, a low, one-storied house, usually with a wide, sweeping porch
- a small house or cottage, usually of one story and an attic
Origin of bungalowAnglo-Indian from Gujarati bangalo from Hindi b?ngl?, thatched house, literally , Bengalese
- A small, usually one-story house, often having a low-pitched roof, overhanging eaves, and a veranda.
- A thatched or tiled one-story house in India surrounded by a wide veranda.
Origin of bungalowHindi banglā Bengali, bungalow
Gujarati બંગલો baṅgalo "Bengali", referring to the Bengali-style house. Compare Hindi बंगला baṅglā and Bengali বাংলা bangla.