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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.
Bang′la·desh′i adj. & n.
(Placename) of or relating to Bangladesh
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Bangladesh
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|Noun||1.||Bangladeshi - a native or inhabitant of Bangladesh|
Bangla Desh, Bangladesh, East Pakistan, People's Republic of Bangladesh - a Muslim republic in southern Asia bordered by India to the north and west and east and the Bay of Bengal to the south; formerly part of India and then part of Pakistan; it achieved independence in 1971
|Adj.||1.||Bangladeshi - of or relating to or characteristic of Bangladesh or its people or language; "Bangladeshi dialects"|
người Bangladeshthuộc nước/người/tiếng Bangladesh