Bhutanese


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Bhu·tan·ese

 (bo͞o′tə-nēz′, -nēs′)
adj.
Of or relating to Bhutan or its people, language, or culture.
n. pl. Bhutanese
1.
a. A native or inhabitant of Bhutan.
b. A person of Bhutanese ancestry.
2. The Sino-Tibetan language of Bhutan.
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Bhutanese

(ˌbuːtɑːnˈiːz)
n
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Bhutan
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Bhutan or its inhabitants
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bhutanese - a native or inhabitant of BhutanBhutanese - a native or inhabitant of Bhutan  
Bhutan, Kingdom of Bhutan - a landlocked principality in the Himalayas to the northeast of India
Asian, Asiatic - a native or inhabitant of Asia
Adj.1.Bhutanese - of or pertaining to or characteristic of Bhutan or its people or culture or languageBhutanese - of or pertaining to or characteristic of Bhutan or its people or culture or language; "Bhutanese Buddhists"
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