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Definition of the noun bangla

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  1. a Magadhan language spoken by the Bengali people; the official language of Bangladesh and Bengal


Bangla a.k.a. West Bengal is a state in East India and is the nation's fourth-most populous state, with over 91 million inhabitants. Spread over 34,267 sq mi, it is bordered by the countries of Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan, and the Indian states of Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Sikkim, and Assam. The state capital is Kolkata. Together with the neighboring nation of Bangladesh and parts of the state of Tripura, it makes up the ethno-linguistic region of Bengal.


Bangla a.k.a. .bangla: .বাংলা is a coming secondary Internet country code top-level domain for Bangladesh. This domain is meant for web addresses in the Bengali language. বাংলা is transliterated to bangla, but the web addresses will end in বাংলা. It is administered by the Ministry of Post & Telecommunications of Bangladesh.

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Google previewTechnical Challenges and Design Issues in Bangla Language Processing (2013)

by Karim, M. A.

Bangla is the World's 5th most common language in terms of speakers (over 350 million of which about 200 million have it as first...

Bangla is a morpho- syntactically and culturally rich language; therefore sentiment analysis from Bangla is ...

Google previewBangladesh (1993)

Reflections on the Water by James Jeremiah Novak

Bangla is a mother tongue, a being, a spirit on its own. It never fails to give pleasure with its many words which,

Google previewDiscover Thailand (2010)

by China Williams, Mark Beales

Th Bangla is the centre of the action, with loud techno music blaring out of exhausted sound systems while go-go girls shake it till they make it (and ladyboysfake it till they make it) on beer-slicked tabletops. Club Lime ( % 08 5798 1850; ...

Google previewClimbing and Exploration in the Karakoram-Himalayas (1894)

by Sir William Martin Conway

They had merely rotted into boulder form * A dak bangla is a public post-house. There is one at the end of each march or Mao. RAHIM ALI. in situ, just as they have ...

Google previewPluralism and Democracy in India (2015)

Debating the Hindu Right by Wendy Doniger, Martha C. Nussbaum

They have reached out not only to Bengali readers around the world—Bangla is the world's fourth most spoken language at the moment—but also ...

Google previewComputational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing (2014)

15th International Conference, CICLing 2014, Kathmandu, Nepal, April 6-12, 2014, Proceedings by Alexander Gelbukh

Bangla is a low-resourced language in the latter sense. As an IndoAryan language it is spoken in Southeast Asia, specifically in present day Bangladesh and the Indian states of West Bengal, Assam, Tripura and Andaman and on the Nicobar ...

Google previewAdvances in Multimodal Interfaces - ICMI 2000 (2000)

Third International Conference Beijing, China, October 14-16, 2000 Proceedings by Tieniu Tan, Yuanchun Shi, Wen Gao

Bangla is the second-most popular language and script in Indian sub-continent and fifth-most popular language ...

Google previewThe Genius of Language (2009)

Fifteen Writers Reflect on Their Mother Tongue by Wendy Lesser

Bangla is the language of Bangladesh, ...

Google previewThe Changing Status of Women in West Bengal, 1970-2000 (2005)

The Challenge Ahead by Jasodhara Bagchi, Sarmistha Dutta Gupta

Bangla is the main language, but there are other languages like Nepali. Saontali, Urdu and Hindi that are spoken by different groups within the state. Urban culture , centring around Kolkata, has rich traditions, but there are also vibrant cultural ...

Google previewGeography 10

by RK Jain

Bangla is the official language of this country. Dhaka is the capital city and is also a leading centre of trade, commerce, industries and culture. Other important cities are Chittagong, Khulna, Jessore, Sylhet and Mymensingh. MYANMAR ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Indian Literature: Beginnings-1850 (1998)

by Sujit Mukherjee

Kalika-mangal (Bangla): a type of religious narrative honouring the goddess Kalika (Kali). The story is about how the handsome prince Sundara won the beautiful princess Vidya. Originally a love-story based on Sanskrit works such as ...

Google previewThe World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre (2001)

Asia/Pacific by Don Rubin, Chua Soo Pong, Ravi Chaturvedi

Madhyajuger Bangla Natya [Bengali drama of the Middle Ages]. Dhaka: Bangla Academy, 1996. 528 pp. Biswas, Sukumar. Bangladesher ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Bangladesh (2010)

by Syedur Rahman

Bangla Desh: A Struggle for Nationhood. Delhi: Vikas, 1971. Banerjee, Debendra Nath. East Pakistan: A Case-Study in Muslim Politics. Delhi: Vikas, 1969. The Bangla Desh Papers: The Recorded Statements of Z. A. ...

Google previewInternational Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature (2004)

by Peter Hunt

Bangla is the state language and is spoken by 95 per cent of the population; the literacy rate is 56 per cent. Children's literature in Bangladesh has its roots in the oral literature of the sub-continent, and folk tales and Panchatantra stories were ...

Google previewThe Panjábí Dictionary (1895)

by Maya Singh, Henry Martyn Clark


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