Bollywood

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Blend of Bombay +‎ Hollywood

Proper noun[edit]

Bollywood

  1. (informal) The Hindi film industry located in Mumbai, India.
    • 2012, James Lambert, “Beyond Hobson-Jobson: A new lexicography for Indian English”, in World Englishes[1], page 302:
      Bollywood is also very commonly known as both tinsel town and B-town, neither of which is listed in the dictionaries.

Translations[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Bollywood, from Bombay +‎ Hollywood.

Proper noun[edit]

Bollywood

  1. Bollywood; the Hindi film industry located in Mumbai, India

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Bollywood.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bollywood m

  1. Bollywood (Hindi film industry)

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bollywood m

  1. Bollywood (Hindi film industry)