Sindhi


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Sin·dhi

 (sĭn′dē)
n. pl. Sindhi or Sin·dhis
1. A member of the predominantly Muslim people of Sindh.
2. The Indic language of Sindh.
adj.
Of or relating to Sindh or its people, language, or culture.

[Arabic sindī, from Sindh.]
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Sindhi

(ˈsɪndɪ)
npl -dhi or -dhis
1. (Peoples) a former inhabitant of Sind. The Muslim majority now lives in Pakistan while the Hindu minority has mostly moved to India
2. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Indic branch of the Indo-European family
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Sind•hi

(ˈsɪn di)
n., pl. -his.
1. a member of a people living in the province of Sind in Pakistan and adjacent parts of Rajasthan and Gujarat in W India.
2. the Indo-Aryan language of the Sindhis.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to Sind, the Sindhis, or their language.
[1895–1900]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sindhi - a native or inhabitant of Sind
Pakistani - a native or inhabitant of Pakistan
2.Sindhi - the Indic language of Sind which is spoken also in western India
Indic, Indo-Aryan - a branch of the Indo-Iranian family of languages
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