Definition of Achinese in English:

Achinese

Line breaks: Achi|nese
Pronunciation: /ˈatʃɪniːz/

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noun (plural same)

  • 1A member of a people living in northern Sumatra.
  • 2 [mass noun] The Indonesian language of the Achinese.

adjective

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  • Relating to the Achinese or their language.

Origin

from Acheh, Atjeh, a territory in northern Sumatra, + -n- + -ese.

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