Definition of Bandaranaike, Sirimavo in English:

Bandaranaike, Sirimavo

proper noun

  • (1916–2000), Sinhalese stateswoman, prime minister of Sri Lanka 1960–5, 1970–7, and 1994–2000; full name Sirimavo Ratwatte Dias Bandaranaike. The world's first woman prime minister, she succeeded her husband, S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike, after his assassination.

Pronunciation

Bandaranaike, Sirimavo

/ˌbandərəˈnʌɪkə/