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.
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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
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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]
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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"
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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
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Burmese

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

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

[ˈbɜːˈmiːz]
1. adjbirmano/a
2. n (person, cat) → birmano/a; (language) → birmano
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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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References in classic literature ?
He heard from the same source that his boy had been married to a Burmese, and that there was a daughter only a year old.
They have been absent from England fourteen years, having been embarked the year after Waterloo, in which glorious conflict they took an active part, and having subsequently distinguished themselves in the Burmese war.
The saplings include those of teak, gum-kino (Padauk), Mahogany wood, Thin Win (Burmese wood), gold mohur tree and Burmese star flower.
Burmese police seized weapons from six Thai nationals and two Burmese nationals in Tachileik, eastern Shan State, this week, following a home raid.
WASHINGTON, July 16 (KUNA) -- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Tuesday the designation of four Burmese senior military officials and their immediate family members for the named individuals' "responsibility for gross human rights violations, including in extrajudicial killings in northern Rakhine State, Burma, during the ethnic cleansing of Rohingya." The officials were identified as Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlaing, Deputy Commander-in-Chief Soe Win, as well as Brigadier Generals Than Oo and Aung Aung.
Born in Britain (Margate, specifically) to Burmese parents, the home cook and cookery book author says: "I have my foot in both worlds, and I always have done."
So, if you're entirely new to Burmese flavours and ingredients, Mandalay is the ideal gateway - and getting your head around texture is crucial.
Since then, she says, Burmese food has become more well known over here, but it's as up to Burmese people "to find confidence" in the cuisine, as it is for those "In Burmese culture, we have this thing that a lot of Asian countries have," explains MiMi, wryly.
She was brought up eating Burmese food, speaking Burmese, wearing Burmese clothing and visiting Burma (or Myanmar, as it was renamed in 1989) from age eight onwards, where most of her family still live.
A preliminary investigation by the Yancheng Branch of the Kaohsiung Police Department showed that the three men involved in the altercation included two Burmese nationals and an American-Korean.