meaning of Calcutta

Calcutta meaning in Etymology Dictionary

town in east India, known as for Hindu goddess Kali.

Calcutta meaning in General Dictionary

the largest city in Asia and something regarding the largest cities in the world; situated in eastern India; is affected with poverty and overcrowding

Sentence Examples with the word Calcutta

They shall mix equally with Brahmans and beggars, with the 1 The historicity of this convention, not now usually admitted by scholars, is maintained by Bishop Copleston of Calcutta in his I Buddhism, Primitive and Present (1908).

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