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Burman

[ bur-muhn ]
/ ˈbɜr mən /
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noun, plural Bur·mans.
a member of the dominant ethnic group of Myanmar (Burma), living mainly in the lowlands of the Irrawaddy and Chindwin River drainages and the southern panhandle.
adjective
of or relating to the Burmans as an ethnic group.
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Origin of Burman

First recorded in 1790–1800; Burm(a) + -an

OTHER WORDS FROM Burman

pro-Burman, adjective
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