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Bungalo vs. Bungalow: What's the Difference?

Edited by Huma Saeed || By Sawaira Riaz || Published on January 23, 2024
Bungalo is an incorrect spelling; the correct spelling is bungalow. A bungalow is a low-rise house, usually single-storied, often featuring a veranda.

Which is correct: Bungalo or Bungalow

How to spell Bungalow?

Bungalo is Incorrect

Bungalow is Correct

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Key Differences

Remember "bungalow" contains the same 'gal' as in "gallery," emphasizing the 'g' and 'a.'
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Jan 23, 2024
Connect "bungalow" with "low" - both end with 'low.'
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Jan 23, 2024
Visualize a single-story house, remembering that "bungalow" has more letters like its wider spread.
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Jan 23, 2024
Use the mnemonic i.e. "A bungalow is as long as its name."
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Jan 23, 2024
Break the word into parts i.e. "bun-GA-low," focusing on the 'GA' sound.
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Jan 23, 2024
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Bungalo and Bungalow Definitions

Bungalo

Bungalo is an incorrect spelling of bungalow.
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Dec 25, 2023

Bungalow

A detached residential building, often seen in suburban areas.
Their bungalow was surrounded by a beautifully landscaped garden.
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Dec 25, 2023

Bungalo

Obsolete form of bungalow
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Dec 23, 2023

Bungalow

A single-storied house, typically with a broad front porch or veranda.
They bought a cozy bungalow near the beach.
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Dec 25, 2023

Bungalow

A dwelling built in a style that originated in Bengal.
The bungalow's architectural design reflected its South Asian origins.
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Dec 25, 2023

Bungalow

A small cottage or cabin, often used for vacation or leisure.
The mountain resort offered private bungalows for guests.
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Dec 25, 2023

Bungalow

A single-floor house without stairs, often sought after for accessibility.
Retirees preferred the bungalow for its lack of stairs.
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Dec 25, 2023

Bungalow

A small, usually one-story house, often having a low-pitched roof, overhanging eaves, and a veranda.
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Dec 23, 2023

Bungalow

A thatched or tiled one-story house in India surrounded by a wide veranda.
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Dec 23, 2023

Bungalow

A single-storey house, typically with rooms all on one level, or sometimes also with upper rooms set into the roof space.
My aunt can't manage the stairs any more, so she's moving to a bungalow.
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Dec 23, 2023

Bungalow

A thatched or tiled one-story house in India surrounded by a wide veranda; a similar house in this style.
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Dec 23, 2023

Bungalow

A thatched or tiled house or cottage, of a single story, usually surrounded by a veranda.
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Dec 23, 2023

Bungalow

A small house with a single story
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FAQs

What is the pronunciation of bungalow?

Pronunciation: /ˈbʌŋɡəloʊ/
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Jan 23, 2024

Why is it called bungalow?

It's called bungalow, originating from the Hindi word 'bangala,' meaning Bengali-style house.
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Jan 23, 2024

What is the root word of bungalow?

The root word is 'bangala' from Hindi.
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Jan 23, 2024

Which preposition is used with bungalow?

Prepositions like "in," "near," and "around" are commonly used.
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Jan 23, 2024

Which vowel is used before bungalow?

The vowel 'u' is used before bungalow.
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Jan 23, 2024

Which conjunction is used with bungalow?

Conjunctions like "and," "but," and "or" can be used.
Janet White
Jan 23, 2024

What is the verb form of bungalow?

Bungalow is a noun; it doesn't have a verb form.
Huma Saeed
Jan 23, 2024

Is bungalow an adverb?

No, bungalow is not an adverb.
Janet White
Jan 23, 2024

Is bungalow an abstract noun?

No, it's a concrete noun, representing a physical house.
Aimie Carlson
Jan 23, 2024

What is a stressed syllable in bungalow?

The stressed syllable is 'bun.'
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Jan 23, 2024

What is the singular form of bungalow?

The singular form is "bungalow."
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Jan 23, 2024

Is bungalow a noun or adjective?

Bungalow is a noun.
Aimie Carlson
Jan 23, 2024

Is the word bungalow imperative?

No, as a noun, it's not imperative.
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Jan 23, 2024

How is bungalow used in a sentence?

"They spent their vacation in a quaint bungalow by the lake."
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Jan 23, 2024

Is bungalow a countable noun?

Yes, it can be counted (e.g., several bungalows).
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Jan 23, 2024

How do we divide bungalow into syllables?

It's divided as: bun-ga-low.
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Jan 23, 2024

What is the opposite of bungalow?

The opposite could be "multi-story building."
Aimie Carlson
Jan 23, 2024

Which determiner is used with bungalow?

Determiners like "the," "a," or "that" are used.
Harlon Moss
Jan 23, 2024

What is the first form of bungalow?

There's only one form: "bungalow" (noun).
Harlon Moss
Jan 23, 2024

What is the third form of bungalow?

There's no third form; it's always "bungalow."
Janet White
Jan 23, 2024

What is the plural form of bungalow?

The plural form is "bungalows."
Aimie Carlson
Jan 23, 2024

What is the second form of bungalow?

As a noun, it doesn't have a second form.
Janet White
Jan 23, 2024

Is bungalow a vowel or consonant?

It's a word, not a vowel or consonant.
Aimie Carlson
Jan 23, 2024

Is bungalow a collective noun?

No, it's not a collective noun.
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Jan 23, 2024

Is the bungalow term a metaphor?

It's usually used literally, but can be metaphorical in some contexts.
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Jan 23, 2024

What part of speech is bungalow?

Bungalow is a noun.
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Jan 23, 2024

Which article is used with bungalow?

Both definite "the" and indefinite "a" or "an" articles are used.
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Jan 23, 2024

Is bungalow a negative or positive word?

It's neutral; context determines its connotation.
Janet White
Jan 23, 2024

How many syllables are in bungalow?

There are three syllables.
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Jan 23, 2024

What is another term for bungalow?

Another term could be "cottage" or "cabin."
Janet White
Jan 23, 2024
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