Panjabi

[puhn-jah-bee]

Punjabi

or Pan·ja·bi

[puhn-jah-bee]
noun, plural Pun·ja·bis for 1.
  1. a native or inhabitant of the Punjab.
  2. an Indic language of the Punjab.
adjective
  1. of or relating to the Punjab, its people, or their language.

Origin of Punjabi

< Punjabi Pañjābī < Persian panjāb Punjab + suffix of appurtenance
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British Dictionary definitions for panjabi

Panjabi

noun, adjective
  1. a variant spelling of Punjabi

Punjabi

Panjabi

noun
  1. a member of the chief people of the Punjab
  2. the state language of the Punjab, belonging to the Indic branch of the Indo-European family
adjective
  1. of or relating to the Punjab, its people, or their language
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