Si·​no- | \ˌsī-(ˌ)nō, ˈsī-, -nə\

Definition of Sino- 

1 : Chinese sinology

2 : Chinese and Sino-Tibetan

History and Etymology for Sino-

French, from Late Latin Sinae, plural, Chinese, from Greek Sinai, probably of Indo-Aryan origin; akin to Sanskrit Cīnā, plural, Chinese

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Sino-

Statistics for Sino-

Look-up Popularity

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for Sino-

English Language Learners Definition of Sino-

: Chinese and

Comments on Sino-

What made you want to look up Sino-? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

something that serves to warn or remind

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Autumn Words of the Day 2018

  • a-top-down-image-of-road-through-an-autumn-forest
  • Which is a synonym of fugacious?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!