Shina

noun Shi·na \ ˈshē-nə \

Definition of Shina

:an Indo-Aryan language spoken in Gilgit in northern Kashmir

Origin and Etymology of shina

Shina ṣiṇā', from ṣiṇ speaker of Shina


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