Hindustani

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Etymology[edit]

From Hindustani हिन्दुस्तानी / ہندوستانی (hindustānī), from Persian هند (hend, Hindu) + Persian ستان (stān, land) + adjective suffix ی (ī).

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Hindustani (comparative more Hindustani, superlative most Hindustani)

  1. (dated) Related to India, or historically the entire Indian subcontinent.

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Hindustani (plural Hindustanis)

  1. (dated) A person from India (historically the entire Indian subcontinent).

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Hindustani

  1. The name of the language which constitutes the Hindi and Urdu registers.

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