Naga


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Naga

(ˈnɑːɡə)
npl Nagas or Naga
1. (Peoples) a member of a people of NE India and W Myanmar: until the early 20th century they practised head-hunting
2. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Sino-Tibetan family of languages and having many dialects
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Na•ga

(ˈnɑ gɑ)
n.
a city on E Cebu, in the S central Philippines. 90,712.
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Noun1.Naga - Kamarupan languages spoken in northeastern India and western BurmaNaga - Kamarupan languages spoken in northeastern India and western Burma
Kamarupan - the Tibeto-Burman language spoken in northeastern India and adjacent regions of western Burma
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