Origin of Burmese
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Examples from the Web for burmese
Manttan is keen to carry out research on that Burmese side of the railway as his father worked on that section.Riding Thailand’s WWII Death Railway
December 21, 2014
"I have no faith in the Burmese government anymore," she said.Junta Crackdown On Burmese Press
July 12, 2014
Another piece might cause people to come up short is an elaborate green Burmese Buddhist alms bowl on a stand covered in gold.Hello, ‘Gorgeous’: Grit and Glamour In San Francisco
June 20, 2014
Chinese Drones Target Drug KingpinBy Brendan Hong How China used drones to capture a Burmese drug kingpin.The Best of the Beast, April 14-April 20
April 20, 2014
“The Burmese Army has not changed,” one Karenni ranger said.Myanmar’s Free Burma Rangers Are Like Doctors Without Borders…With Guns
April 19, 2014
The Burmese women are very attractive, as is testified by all who know them.
I wish it were possible for me to give a fuller account of the Burmese family.
The great rivers of the Burmese peninsula flow from north to south.The Last Voyage
Lady (Annie Allnutt) Brassey
Even under the rule of the Burmese kings there was the very widest tolerance.
Many children, the Burmese will tell you, remember their former lives.
- of, relating to, or characteristic of Burma (Myanmar), its people, or their language
- a native or inhabitant of Burma (Myanmar)
- the official language of Burma (Myanmar), belonging to the Sino-Tibetan family
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Word Origin and History for burmese
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