Definition of brahmaputra in English:

brahmaputra

noun

  • A chicken of a large Asian breed.

    brahma
    • ‘The name was shortened from Brahmaputra to Brahma in 1852 when a small flock was given to Queen Victoria.’

Origin

Mid 19th century: named after the Brahmaputra, where it originated.

Pronunciation:

brahmaputra

/ˌbrɑːməˈpuːtrə/

Definition of Brahmaputra in English:

Brahmaputra

proper noun

  • A river of southern Asia, rising in the Himalayas and flowing 2,900 km (1,800 miles) through Tibet, NE India, and Bangladesh, to join the Ganges at its delta on the Bay of Bengal.

Pronunciation:

Brahmaputra

/ˌbrɑːməˈpuːtrə/