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Hindustani

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noun Hin·du·stani \ˌhin-dü-ˈsta-nē, -ˈstä-nē\

Definition of Hindustani

  1. :  a group of Indo-Aryan dialects of northern India of which literary Hindi and Urdu are considered diverse written forms

Origin and Etymology of hindustani

Hindi & Urdu Hindūstānī, from Persian Hindūstān India


First Known Use: 1808


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Hindustani

adjective Hin·du·stani

Definition of Hindustani

  1. :  of or relating to Hindustan or its people or Hindustani

1800

First Known Use of hindustani

1800


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