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Brahui

[brah-hoo-ee]
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noun
  1. a member of a nomadic people of Baluchistan.
  2. the Dravidian language spoken by the Brahui.
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Examples from the Web for brahui

Historical Examples

  • They are comparatively recent arrivals who displaced the earlier Tajik and Brahui occupants.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 5

    Various

  • On the whole, the Brahui tribespeople treated them well, and there was no serious collision.

    The Gates of India

    Thomas Holdich


British Dictionary definitions for brahui

Brahui

noun
  1. a language spoken in Pakistan, forming an isolated branch of the Dravidian family
  2. plural -hui or -huis a member of the people that speaks this language
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