Burmese


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Bur·mese

 (bər-mēz′, -mēs′)
adj.
Of or relating to Myanmar (Burma) or its people, language, or culture.
n. pl. Burmese
1.
a. A native or inhabitant of Myanmar.
b. A person of Burmese ancestry.
2. The Sino-Tibetan language of Myanmar.
3. A domestic cat of a breed developed in the United States from a cat imported from Southeast Asia, having golden eyes and a short glossy brown, beige, bluish, or gray coat.

Burmese

(bɜːˈmiːz)
adj
1. (Placename) of, relating to, or characteristic of Burma (Myanmar), its people, or their language
2. (Languages) of, relating to, or characteristic of Burma (Myanmar), its people, or their language
3. (Peoples) of, relating to, or characteristic of Burma (Myanmar), its people, or their language
n, pl -mese
4. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Burma (Myanmar)
5. (Languages) the official language of Burma (Myanmar), belonging to the Sino-Tibetan family

Bur•mese

(bərˈmiz, -ˈmis)

n., pl. -mese,
adj. n.
1. a native or inhabitant of Burma.
3. the Tibeto-Burman language of the Burman ethnic group: the official language of Burma.
adj.
5. of or pertaining to Burma, its inhabitants, or the language Burmese.
[1815–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Burmese - a native or inhabitant of Myanmar
Burma, Myanmar, Union of Burma - a mountainous republic in southeastern Asia on the Bay of Bengal; "much opium is grown in Myanmar"
Asian, Asiatic - a native or inhabitant of Asia
2.Burmese - the official language of Burma
Burmese-Yi, Lolo-Burmese - the Tibeto-Burman language spoken in northern Burma and Yunnan
Adj.1.Burmese - of or relating to or characteristic of Myanmar or its people; "the Burmese capital"; "Burmese tonal languages"
Translations
Barmánecbarmskýbarmština
burmeserburmesisk
burmaburmalainen
Burmanacburmanski
ビルマのビルマ人ビルマ語
버마 사람버마어버마의
burmanskaburmesburmesisk
เกี่ยวกับประเทศพม่าชาวพม่าภาษาพม่า
người Myanmarthuộc nước/người/tiếng Myanmartiếng Myanmar

Burmese

[bɜːˈmiːz]
A. ADJbirmano
B. Nbirmano/a m/f

Burmese

[ˌbɜːrˈmiːz]
adjbirman(e), de Birmanie
n
(= person) → Birman(e) m/f
(= language) → birman m

Burmese

n
Birmane m, → Burmese m, → Birmanin f, → Burmesin f
(Ling) → Birmanisch nt, → Burmesisch nt

Burmese

[ˈbɜːˈmiːz]
1. adjbirmano/a
2. n (person, cat) → birmano/a; (language) → birmano

Burmese

اللغة البورمية, بورْمِيّ Barmánec, barmský, barmština burmeser, burmesisk Birmane, birmanisch Βιρμανικά, βιρμανικός, Βιρμανός birmano burma, burmalainen birman Burmanac, burmanski birmano ビルマの, ビルマ人, ビルマ語 버마 사람, 버마어, 버마의 Birmaan, Birmaans burmeser, burmesisk Birmańczyk, birmański, język birmański birmanês бирманец, бирманский, бирманский язык burmanska, burmes, burmesisk เกี่ยวกับประเทศพม่า, ชาวพม่า, ภาษาพม่า Burma, Burma dili, Burmalı người Myanmar, thuộc nước/người/tiếng Myanmar, tiếng Myanmar 缅甸人, 缅甸的, 缅甸语
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