an early English kingdom in SE Britain: modern Norfolk and Suffolk.
a region of E England south of the Wash: consists of Norfolk and Suffolk, and parts of Essex and Cambridgeshire
an Anglo-Saxon kingdom that consisted of Norfolk and Suffolk in the 6th century ad; became a dependency of Mercia in the 8th century
noun 1. the part of the South Equatorial Current flowing S along the E coast of Australia.
- East ayrshire
noun 1. a council area of SW Scotland, comprising the E part of the historical county of Ayrshire: part of Strathclyde region from 1975 to 1996: chiefly agricultural. Administrative centre: Kilmarnock. Pop: 119 530 (2003 est). Area: 1252 sq km (483 sq miles)
noun 1. formerly a part of the Indian province of Bengal; now coextensive with Bangladesh. Compare (def 1). noun 1. the part of the former Indian province of Bengal assigned to Pakistan in 1947 (now Bangladesh)
- East bengali
adjective 1. of or relating to East Bengal (now Bangladesh) or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of East Bengal