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Definition of the noun nepali

What does nepali mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: Nepalis

  1. a native or inhabitant of Nepal
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of Nepali: Nepalese
    • more generic words: Asian / Asiatic = a native or inhabitant of Asia
    • more specific word: Gurkha = a member of Hindu people descended from brahmins and Rajputs who live in Nepal
    • member of: Kingdom of Nepal / Nepal = a small landlocked Asian country high in the Himalayas between India and China
  2. the official state language of Nepal; also a regional language of India and one of India's constitutional languages

Alternative definition of the noun nepali


  1. A person from Nepal or of Nepali descent.

Definition of the adjective nepali

What does nepali mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. of or pertaining to or characteristic of Nepal or its people or language or culture
    • examples: Nepali mountains are among the highest in the world | the different Nepali words for `rice'
    • lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
    • synonym of Nepali: Nepalese


"Nepali" is a Tamil film featuring Bharath and Meera Jasmine in the lead roles, released in 2008. Bharath plays three different roles in the movie produced and directed by V.Z.Durai. The film has music by Srikanth Deva and was shot in Ooty, Chennai and Hyderabad. The film was released on April 10, 2008. The movie was panned by the critics and bombed at the box office.


  1. Nepali a.k.a. Karthik is a fictional character from the 2008 film Nepali.
  2. Nepali is a fictional character from the 2008 film Nepali.


Who is Nepali?

Nepali a.k.a. Satyanshu Singh is a screenwriter, writer and film director.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Nepali

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Google previewChambers Universal Learners' Dictionary

Nepali [-li] Dutch [dAtl] New Zealand ( attrib) Nigerian Norwegian [no:'wi:d33n] Pakistan (attrib), Pakistani [-ni] Palestinian [pab'stinian] , Para'guayan Peruvian [-vianj Philippine (attrib), Filipino [fih'pi:nou] ...

Google previewAn Anglo-Indian Dictionary (1885)

A Glossary of Indian Terms Used in English, and of Such English Or Other Non-Indian Terms as Have Obtained Special Meanings in India by George Clifford Whitworth

Nepali. An inhabitant of Nepal or an emigrant from that country. The principal Nepali tribes are the Gur- khas, the Gurungs, the Newars and Limbus, the Kiratis, the Bhutias, the Lepchas. Also the name of the language of the country, which is a ...

Google previewThe Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: South Asia : the Indian subcontinent (1998)

by Bruno Nettl, Ruth M. Stone, James Porter, Timothy Rice

Cross-Cultural Psychoacoustics Nepali Shamanism Goddess Spirit Possession Sufi Ecstasy In South Asia sound is generally believed to invoke or represent symbolically the unseen power of the universe. Ritual music, the encoded, ...

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Small photo of Indian Nepali Milk teaSmall photo of Kathmandu / Nepal; 20/11/2016; Nepali monkSmall photo of Black nepali dog with tikaSmall photo of Kathmandu, Nepal - August 14, 2017 : An old male Nepali beggar sitting on sidewalk in Kathmandu citySmall photo of Nepali popular snack, Steamed momo and spicies fried momo served with chutney and curdSmall photo of Nepali Dal Bhat, Thamel KathmanduSmall photo of Kathmandu, Nepal - August 14, 2017 : A female Nepali mother carrying her son in Kathmandu city More...

Scrabble value of N1E1P3A1L1I1

The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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