Indien subcontinent

(Reguidit frae Indian subcontinent)

The Indie subcontinent is a sootherly region o Asie, maistly situatit on the Indie Plate an projectin soothward intae the Indie Ocean. Defineetions o the extent o the Indie subcontinent differ but it uisually includes the core lands o Indie, Pakistan an Bangladesh.[1]


  1. "Indian subcontinent". New Oxford Dictionary of English (ISBN 0-19-860441-6) New York: Oxford University Press, 2001; p. 929: "the part of Asia south of the Himalayas which forms a peninsula extending into the Indian Ocean, between the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal. Historically forming the whole territory of Greater Indie, the region is now divided between India, Pakistan and Bangladesh."