Definición de Konkani en inglés:

Konkani

Saltos de línea: Kon|kani
Pronunciación: /ˈkəʊŋkəni
 
/

sustantivo

[mass noun]
An Indic language that is the main language of Goa and adjacent parts of Maharashtra, with about 5 million speakers. Also called Goanese (see Goa).
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It is a pleasant amalgam of Persian, Arabic, Marathi, and Hindustani with Konkani as its base.
  • He had steeled himself for a conversation in English and was delighted when I broke into Portuguese and Konkani.
  • When we tell them why, they nod good-naturedly and talk to the rest, and laugh gently at Katherine's weak attempts at Konkani.

adjetivo

Volver al principio  
Relating to Konkani.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Would one coin a decipherable Konkani equivalent for a medical term as simple as sinusitis?
  • The first Konkani book to be translated into English, The Upheaval deals with the collapse of an agrarian society that lived by myths and unspoken rules.
  • He has translated a few Konkani works into Malayalam.

Origen

from Marathi and Hindi koṅkaṇī, from Sanskrit koṅkaṇa 'Konkan' (a coastal region of western India).

Definición de Konkani en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día ween
Pronunciación: wiːn
verb
be of the opinion; think or suppose