चीनी

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

चीन (cīn) +‎ -ई ().

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /t͡ʃiː.niː/, [t͡ʃiː.n̪iː]

Noun[edit]

चीनी (cīnīm or f by sense (Urdu spelling چینی‎)

  1. Chinese person
    हिंदी चीनी भाई भाईhindī cīnī bhāī bhāīIndians and Chinese are brothers

Declension[edit]

NOTE: This term is declined masculine or feminine according to the gender of the referent.

Noun[edit]

चीनी (cīnīf (Urdu spelling چینی‎)

  1. sugar
  2. porcelain, china

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

चीनी (cīnī) (indeclinable, Urdu spelling چینی‎)

  1. Chinese
    Synonym: चीनिया (cīniyā)

Proper noun[edit]

चीनी (cīnīf (Urdu spelling چینی‎)

  1. Chinese (language)

Declension[edit]

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From चीन (cīn, China) +‎ (ī).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡ɕi.ni/, [t͡ɕi.niː]

Adjective[edit]

चीनी (cīnī)

  1. Chinese

Noun[edit]

चीनी (cīnīm or f

  1. Chinese person

Proper noun[edit]

चीनी (cīnīf

  1. Chinese (language)

References[edit]

  • Berntsen, Maxine, “चीनी”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983.