a variety of English incorporating elements of Hindi

Word Origin for Hinglish

C20: a blend of Hindi + English
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Examples from the Web for hinglish

Historical Examples of hinglish

  • "I'm Hinglish, because I was born in Hingland," said the boy.

    The Boy Patriot

    Edward Sylvester Ellis

  • My name was Mary, and the Bacons are a good old Hinglish name.

    Jacob Faithful

    Captain Frederick Marryat

  • Shouldnt wonder if we found eight courses and a Hinglish butler.

    On Your Mark!

    Ralph Henry Barbour

  • (Sentimentally) Lawk as a Hinglish lidy mawt call er little boy Birdie.

  • Hinglish, I'll ask you and yore Mormon friend, Mr. Clark, to kindly stand the second guard.

    Bat Wing Bowles

    Dane Coolidge