Telugu


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Tel·u·gu

also Tel·e·gu  (tĕl′ə-go͞o′)
n. pl. Telugu or Tel·u·gus also Telegu or Tel·e·gus
1. A Dravidian language spoken in central India.
2. A member of the Dravidian people who speak Telugu.
adj.
Of or relating to Telugu, its speakers, or their culture.
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Telugu

(ˈtɛləˌɡuː) or

Telegu

npl -gus or -gu
1. (Languages) a language of SE India, belonging to the Dravidian family of languages: the state language of Andhra Pradesh
2. (Peoples) a member of the people who speak this language
adj
(Peoples) of or relating to this people or their language
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Tel•u•gu

or Tel•e•gu

(ˈtɛl əˌgu)

n.
a Dravidian language spoken mainly in the state of Andhra Pradesh in SE India.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Telugu - a member of the people in southeastern India (Andhra Pradesh) who speak the Telugu language
Dravidian - a member of one of the aboriginal races of India (pushed south by Caucasians and now mixed with them)
2.Telugu - a Dravidian language spoken by the Telugu in southeastern India
South-Central Dravidian - a Dravidian language spoken primarily in south central India
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Translations
telugu
telugština
telugu
Telugu
telugua
telugú
telugu
télougou
तेलुगू भाषा
telugu
Telugu
telúgú
telugu
テルグごわしゃテルグ語テルグ語話者
telugų
തെലുഗു
Telugu
telugu
telugu
telugu
телугу
telugu
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