Origin of Hindi
Examples from the Web for hindi
The most notorious enforcers of honor codes are unelected “village councils,” referred to as khap panchayats in Hindi.
In Hindi, dhoom means blast, and this movie may indeed be a blast.‘Dhoom 3’ Review: Bollywood’s Baffling Blockbuster|Sujay Kumar|December 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Locals used to teach British officers Arabic, Hindi, Urdu and Persian.
“Badmashi” means a “goon” in the Urdu and Hindi parlance of the subcontinent.Perry Has a Point About the Marines Video vs. the Daniel Pearl Video|Asra Q. Nomani|January 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
UPDATE, Dec. 18, 2011: In Urdu and Hindi, languages of India and Pakistan, the word for "drama" is "tamasha."Veena Malik, FHM Cover Model, Found Safe After Disappearance|Asra Q. Nomani|December 18, 2011|DAILY BEAST
They use among themselves a dialect which appears to resemble a Hindi language.At the Court of the Amr|John Alfred Gray
At the end of a brief talk in Hindi 44-7 which I was giving outdoors, the skies unloosed a sudden downpour.Autobiography of a YOGI|Paramhansa Yogananda
You draw the Monkey-god in pencil and then write Ram all along the lines in minute Hindi characters.Beast and Man in India|John Lockwood Kipling
Hindi is also used as a comprehensive term for all the kindred dialects of Hindustan.New Ideas in India During the Nineteenth Century|John Morrison
But the Hindi did not want to be left in the jungle, he said, but, after arriving in Unyanyembe.How I Found Livingstone|Henry M. Stanley
British Dictionary definitions for hindi
Word Origin for Hindi
Word Origin and History for hindi
1825 as an adjective; 1880 as a language name, from Hind "India" (see Hindu) + -i, suffix expressing relationship.