Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[mass noun] Indian
1Prosperous, well-educated people, typically Bengalis, regarded as members of a social class: [as modifier]: Kolkata’s bhadralok circles
from Hindi bhadralog, Bengali bhadralok, from Sanskrit bhadrá 'worthy, respectable' + loká 'folk, people'.
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