Nepali


Ne·pali

noun \nə-ˈp-lē, -ˈpä-, -ˈpa-\
plural Nepali also Ne·pal·is

Definition of NEPALI

1
:  a native or inhabitant of Nepal
2
:  an Indo-Aryan language spoken in Nepal
Nepali adjective

Origin of NEPALI

Hindi naipālī of Nepal, from Sanskrit naipālīya, from Nepāla Nepal
First Known Use: 1882

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