West Bengal

West Bengal is a state in the eastern region of India along the . With over 91 million inhabitants, it is the fourth-most populous state and the fourteenth-largest state by area in India.
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is the capital of West Bengal and one of the largest urban agglomerations in . Photo: Sujay25, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a city in , . Photo: Sourav Bapuli, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a city and hill station in the northern part of West Bengal, . Photo: Anilbharadwaj125, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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forms the northern part of West Bengal. Photo: JDP90, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is composed of the districts on the western fringe of West Bengal. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in West Bengal. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region in West Bengal consisting of the districts of Birbhum and Murshidabad. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

West Bengal

Latitude of center
24° or 24° north
Longitude of center
88° or 88° east
Population
91,300,000
Abbreviation
WB
Elevation
26 metres (85 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1252881

Also Known As

  • Afar: Batıs Bengal
  • Afrikaans: Wes-Bengale
  • Albanian: Bengali Perëndimor
  • Amharic: ምዕራብ ቤንጋል
  • Arabic: Katundan nga Bengal
  • Arabic: البنغال الغربي
  • Arabic: البنغال الغربية
  • Arabic: بنغال الغربية
  • Arabic: بنغال الغربيه
  • Arabic: غرب البنغال
  • Arabic: ولاية البنغال الغربي
  • Armenian: Արևմտյան Բենգալիա
  • Assamese: পশ্চিমবংগ
  • Assamese: পশ্চিমবঙ্গ
  • Asturian: Bengala Occidental
  • Azerbaijani: Qərbi Benqaliya
  • Balinese: Benggala Kauh
  • Basque: Mendebaldeko Bengala
  • Belarusian: Заходняя Бенгалія
  • Belarusian: Заходняя Бэнгалія
  • Bengali: পশ্চিমবঙ্গ
  • Bhojpuri: पश्चिम बंगाल
  • Bishnupriya: পশ্চিমবঙ্গ
  • Breton: Kornôg Bengal
  • Bulgarian: Западна Бенгалия
  • Catalan: Bengala Occidental
  • Cebuano: West Bengal
  • Chechen: Малхбузан Бенгали
  • Chechen: Малхбузера Бенгали
  • Chinese: West Bengal
  • Chinese: 西孟加拉邦
  • Croatian: Zapadni Bengal
  • Czech: Západní Bengálsko
  • Danish: Vestbengalen
  • Dhivehi: ވެސްޓު ބެންގާލް
  • Dimli (individual language): Bengal Rocawani
  • Dotyali: पश्चिम बंगाल
  • Dutch: West-Bengalen
  • English: Paschimbanga
  • English: State of West Bengal
  • Esperanto: Okcident-Bengalo
  • Esperanto: Okcidenta Bengalio
  • Estonian: Lääne-Bengali osariik
  • Fiji Hindi: West Bengal
  • Finnish: Länsi-Bengali
  • French: Bengale
  • French: Bengale-Occidental
  • Galician: Bengala Occidental
  • Gan Chinese: 西孟加拉邦
  • Georgian: დასავლეთი ბენგალი
  • German: Westbengalen
  • Goan Konkani: Ostont Bongal
  • Goan Konkani: अस्तंत बंगाल
  • Greek: Δυτική Βεγγάλη
  • Greek: Δυτική Βενγκάλη
  • Gujarati: પશ્ચિમ બંગાળ
  • Hakka Chinese: Sî-men-kâ-là-pâng
  • Hausa: Bengal ta Yamma
  • Hausa: Sî Bengal
  • Hebrew: מערב בנגל
  • Hindi: पश्चिम बंगाल
  • Hungarian: Nyugat-Bengál
  • Icelandic: Vestur-Bengal
  • Indonesian: Benggala Barat
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Bengala Occidental
  • Irish: Beangál Thiar
  • Italian: Bengala Occidentale
  • Italian: Bengala occidentale
  • Japanese: ウェストベンガル州
  • Japanese: ウェスト・ベンガル州
  • Japanese: 西ベンガル州
  • Kannada: ಪಶ್ಚಿಮ ಬಂಗಾಳ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Batıs Bengal
  • Kara-Kalpak: Shıg'ıs Bengal
  • Kashmiri: مغربی بنگال
  • Kazakh: Батыс Бенгал
  • Korean: 서벵골 주
  • Korean: 서벵골주
  • Kurdish: Bengala Rojava
  • Latin: Bengala Occidentalis
  • Latin: Bengalia occidentalis
  • Latvian: Rietumbengāle
  • Lithuanian: Vakarų Bengalija
  • Luxembourgish: Westbengalen
  • Macedonian: Западен Бенгал
  • Maithili: पश्चिम बङ्गाल
  • Malagasy: Bengaly andrefana
  • Malay: Bengal Barat
  • Malay: Benggala Barat
  • Malayalam: പശ്ചിമ ബംഗാൾ
  • Marathi: पश्चिम बंगाल
  • Min Dong Chinese: Să̤ Bengal
  • Min Nan Chinese: West Bengal
  • Mingrelian: ბჟადალი ბენგალი
  • Mongolian: Өрнө Бенгал
  • Mongolian: Өрнөд Бенгал
  • Nepali: पश्चिम बंगाल
  • Nepali: पश्चिम बङ्गाल
  • Newari: पश्चिम बंगाल
  • Northern Frisian: Waastbengaalen
  • Northern Luri: بأنگال أفتونئشین
  • Norwegian: Vest-Bengal
  • Norwegian: Vest Bengal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Vest-Bengal
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Vest-Bengal
  • Occitan (post 1500): Bengala Occidental
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): West Bengal
  • Oriya: ପଶ୍ଚିମ ବଙ୍ଗ
  • Oriya: ପଶ୍ଚିମବଙ୍ଗ
  • Ossetian: Ныгуылæн Бенгали
  • Panjabi: ਪੱਛਮੀ ਬੰਗਾਲ
  • Persian: بنگال غربی
  • Polish: Bengal Zachodni
  • Portuguese: Bengala Ocidental
  • Pushto: مغربي بنگال
  • Quechua: Kunti Banla
  • Romanian: Bengalul de Vest
  • Russian: Западная Бенгалия
  • Sanskrit: पश्चिमबङ्गालराज्यम्
  • Sanskrit: पश्चिमवङ्गराज्यम्
  • Santali: ᱯᱚᱪᱷᱤᱢ ᱵᱟᱝᱞᱟ
  • Santali: ᱯᱚᱪᱷᱤᱢ ᱵᱟᱸᱜᱽᱞᱟ
  • Scots: Wast Bengal
  • Serbian: Западни Бенгал
  • Serbo-Croatian: Zapadni Bengal
  • Sindhi: اولهه بنگال
  • Sindhi: اولھ بنگال
  • Sinhala: බටහිර බෙංගාලය
  • Slovak: Západné Bengálsko
  • Slovenian: Zahodna Bengalija
  • South Azerbaijani: باتی بنقال
  • Spanish: Bengala Occidental
  • Swahili: West Bengal
  • Swedish: Bengalen
  • Swedish: Västbengalen
  • Tagalog: Kanlurang Bengal
  • Tajik: Бенгалистони Ғарбӣ
  • Tajik: Бенголи Ғарбӣ
  • Tamil: மேற்கு பெண்கள்
  • Tamil: மேற்கு வங்காளம்
  • Tatar: Көнбатыш Бенгалия
  • Tatar: Көнбатыш Бәңгәл
  • Telugu: పశ్చిమ బెంగాల్
  • Thai: รัฐเบงกอลตะวันตก
  • Turkish: Batı Bengal
  • Turkmen: West Bengal
  • Ukrainian: Західний Бенгал
  • Urdu: مغربی بنگال
  • Uzbek: Gʻarbiy bengaliya
  • Venetian: Bengala Occidentale
  • Vietnamese: Tây Bengal
  • Waray (Philippines): Katundan nga Bengal
  • Welsh: Gorllewin Bengal
  • Western Panjabi: لیندا بنگال
  • Wu Chinese: 西孟加拉邦
  • Yoruba: Ìwọòrùn Bẹ̀ngál
  • Yue Chinese: 西孟加拉邦
  • Bangla
  • Bengal
  • Bengalê Rocawani
  • West Benegal

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