Manipuri

noun Man·i·pu·ri

Definition of Manipuri

plural

Manipuri

or

Manipuris

  1. 1a :  a people inhabiting the Manipur region of Assam near the Burma border b :  a member of such people c :  meithei 2

  2. 2 :  a dance form associated especially with Manipur in northern India and characterized by a gentle lyrical style — compare bharata natya, kathak, kathakali

  3. 3 :  manipur

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Origin and Etymology of manipuri

from Manipur state


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