Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


 (bə-hä′wəl-po͝or′, -hä′wəl-po͝or′)
A city of east-central Pakistan near the Sutlej River. It was the capital of the princely state of Bahawalpur from the 18th to the 20th century.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(Placename) an industrial city in Pakistan: cotton, soap. Pop: 563 000 (2005 est)
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


(bəˈhɑ wəlˌpʊər, ˈbɑ wəl-)

a state in E Pakistan. 4,652,000; 32,443 sq. mi. (83,000 sq. km).
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
He said it also resulted in creation of Balochistan province, which before the creation of One Unit did not have the status of a full-fledged province, regretting that the LFO ignored the demand for Bahawalpur province.
AHMEDPUREAST -- Federal Minister for Housing and Works, PML (Q) Central General Secretary Tariq Bashir Cheema has said that we would not accept the merger of Bahawalpur division in proposed South Punjab province.
Karachi -- On the third day of 4th Pakistan PBCC Blind Cricket Premiere League 2018, two matches were played at Dring Stadium, Bahawalpur.
BAHAWALPUR -- Provincial Secretary Housing and Health Engineering, Nasim Sadique arrived in Bahawalpur and reviewed ongoing development projects.
BAHAWALPUR -- Kashmir Solidarity Day was observed Tuesday with national zeal and zest to express unity with Kashmiris residing in Indian Occupied Kashmir.
BAHAWALPUR: Semifinals of Rustam-e-Pakistan Dangal were inaugurated here Friday at Dring Stadium
BAHAWALPUR -- Local politicians, traders and writers highly appreciated the efforts of Pak Army for holding Jashn-e-Bahawalpur.
BAHAWALPUR -- Commissioner Bahawalpur Division Nayyar Iqbal has said that strict action would be taken against illegal housing colonies and developers of these housing colonies will be blacklisted.
BAHAWALPUR -- Following the directives received from Lahore High Court, the
LAHORE -- The Bahawalpur National Awami Party (BNAP) and the PML-Q have demanded that the government restore Bahawalpur as province before its tenure expires on May 31 otherwise they will launch a movement.
BAHAWALPUR -- The National Defence University (NDU) and the DHA Bahawalpur have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish NDU's first campus in Bahawalpur, said Corps Commander Bahawalpur Lie-Gen Sher Afgun.
BAHAWALPUR -- The 53rd death anniversary of the 13th and last ruler of Bahawalpur State Nawab Sir Sadiq Mohammad Khan Abbasi V (the fifth) was observed Friday.