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Punjabi

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noun Pun·jabi \ˌpən-ˈjä-bē, -ˈja-\

Definition of Punjabi

  1. 1 :  an Indo-Aryan language of the Punjab

  2. 2 :  a native or inhabitant of the Punjab region of the northwestern Indian subcontinent

Punjabi adjective


Origin of punjabi

Hindi & Urdu pañjābī, from pañjābī of Punjab, from Persian panjābī, from Panjāb Punjab


First Known Use: 1846


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