HyperDic: east_pakistan

English > 1 sense of the expression East Pakistan:
NOUNlocationEast Pakistan, Bangladesh, People's Republic of Bangladesh, Bangla Desha Muslim republic in southern Asia bordered by India to the north and west and east and the Bay of Bengal to the south
English > East Pakistan: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA 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.
SynonymsBangladesh, People's Republic of Bangladesh, Bangla Desh
Instance ofAsian country, Asian nationAny one of the nations occupying the Asian continent
MembersBangladeshiA native or inhabitant of Bangladesh
Bengali(Hinduism) a member of a people living in Bangladesh and West Bengal (mainly Hindus)
Part ofAsiaThe largest continent with 60% of the earth's population
PartsBrahmaputra, Brahmaputra RiverAn Asian river
ChittagongA port city and industrial center in southeastern Bangladesh on the Bay of Bengal
Dhaka, Dacca, capital of BangladeshThe capital and largest city of Bangladesh
Ganges, Ganges RiverAn Asian river
Region ofHinduism, HindooismThe religion of most people in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal
madrasa, madrasahMuslim schools in Bangladesh and Pakistan
SpanishBangladesh, Bangla Desh, Bangladés
CatalanBangladesh, Bangla Desh

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