Bungalow meaning

bŭnggə-lō
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A small house or cottage, usually of one story and an attic.
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The definition of a bungalow is a small one story house.

A small cottage by the sea in India is an example of a bungalow.

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A small house or cottage usually having a single story and sometimes an additional attic story.
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A thatched or tiled one-story house in India surrounded by a wide veranda.
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In India, a low, one-storied house, usually with a wide, sweeping porch.
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A small house or cottage usually having a single story.
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A thatched or tiled one-story house in India surrounded by a wide verandah.
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Origin of bungalow

  • Hindi baṅglā Bengali, bungalow

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Gujarati બંગલો baṅgalo "Bengali", referring to the Bengali-style house. Compare Hindi बंगला baṅglā and Bengali বাংলা bangla.

    From Wiktionary