Bihari

noun
Bi·ha·ri | \ bi-ˈhär-ē \

Definition of Bihari 

1a : a native or inhabitant of Bihar

b : a Muslim born in Bihar who emigrated after the partition of India in 1947 also : a descendant of such a person

2 : a group of Indo-Aryan languages (such as Bhojpuri) spoken in Bihar, India, and adjacent areas

First Known Use of Bihari

1878, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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