Telugu

noun
Tel·​u·​gu | \ ˈte-lə-ˌgü How to pronounce Telugu (audio) \
plural Telugu or Telugus

Definition of Telugu

1 : a member of the largest group of people in Telangana, India
2 : the Dravidian language of the Telugu people

First Known Use of Telugu

1789, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Telugu

Telugu telũgu, tenũngu

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Cite this Entry

“Telugu.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Telugu. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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