A country of southern Asia on the Bay of Bengal. Formerly part of Bengal, it became East Pakistan when India achieved independence in 1947. After a civil war with West Pakistan (1971) culminating in military intervention by India, Bangladesh formed a separate nation. Dhaka is the capital and the largest city.
(place) Country in S Asia, at the head of the Bay of Bengal: formerly (1955-71) the province of East Pakistan, it became independent (1971) & a member of the Commonwealth (1972): 55,599 sq mi (144,000 sq km); cap. Dhaka.
A country in South Asia. Official name: People's Republic of Bangladesh.
Origin of bangladesh
From Bengali বাংলা (“Bengali”) + দেশ (“country”).
Bangladesh Sentence Examples
Experts predict an exodus of millions from low-lying countries like Bangladesh if sea levels rise by just three feet (a meter ).
Sylhet is located in the north east of Bangladesh and is the second largest economically prosperous area in the country.
I am aveterinary graduate, passed from Bangladesh agriculural university, Bangladesh, Now I want a veterinary job in any country in the world . How can you help?
A large number of marsh crocodiles used to be found in lakes, marshes and rivers in Bangladesh.