from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of east-central India southwest of Calcutta. It is known for its Hindu and Buddhist shrines. Population: 647,000.
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- proper n. State capital of Odisha, India.
From Oriya ଭୁବନେଶ୍ୱର (bhubaneswara). The source of the name Bhubaneswar is from the combination of Bhubana (The earth) and Iswara (The almighty) in Odia. (Wiktionary)