Khotanese

noun
Kho·​ta·​nese | \ ˌkō-tə-ˈnēz How to pronounce Khotanese (audio) , -ˈnēs \

Definition of Khotanese

: an Iranian language formerly spoken in the Tarim River basin of Central Asia known mainly from documents of the seventh to tenth centuries A.D.

First Known Use of Khotanese

1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Khotanese.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Khotanese. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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