Definition of Oriya in English:

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Oriya

Pronunciation: /ɒˈriːjə/

adjective & noun

Former term for Odia.
Example sentences
  • This year, the award went to septuagenarian Hemanta Das, the redoubtable thespian of Oriya cinema.
  • A simple structure, with ventilation at a premium, it serves food in typical Oriya fashion - on sal leaves.
  • Routray was considered the harbinger of modern Oriya poetry because, for the first time, he moved away from the traditional mould in both theme and technique.

Origin

From Hindi Ụriyā.

Words that rhyme with Oriya

Achaea, aliyah, Almería, Apia, Bahía, Caesarea, Cassiopeia, Chaldea, Cytherea, Euboea, foreseer, freer, galleria, gynaecea, Iphigenia, Kampuchea, kea, keyer, Latakia, Leah, Lucia, Nicaea, Nicosia, onomatopoeia, osteria, Pangaea, Pantelleria, pharmacopoeia, pizzeria, ria, rupiah, sangría, seer, sharia, Shia, skier, spiraea (US spirea), Tanzania, taqueria, Tarpeia, Thea, trachea, trattoria, urea

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