mandarín

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See also: mandarin and Mandarin

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

mandarín m

  1. mandarin (person)

Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mandarín m (feminine singular mandarina, masculine plural mandarines, feminine plural mandarinas)

  1. bossy

Synonyms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

mandarín m

  1. Mandarin (language)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese mandarim, mandarij, from Malay menteri, manteri, from Hindi मंत्री (mantri, minister), from Sanskrit मन्त्रिन् (mantrin, minister, councillor), from मन्त्र (mantra, counsel, maxim, mantra) + -इन् (-in, an agent suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /man.ðaˈɾin/
  • Hyphenation: man‧da‧rín

Adjective[edit]

mandarín (feminine singular mandarina, masculine plural mandarines, feminine plural mandarinas)

  1. mandarin

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mandarín m (uncountable)

  1. Mandarin (language)