from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A member of a people native to Manchuria who ruled China during the Qing dynasty.
- n. The Tungusic language of the Manchu.
- adj. Of or relating to the Manchu or their language or culture.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person belonging to or descended from the indigenous people of Manchuria.
- n. A person belonging to the Qing Dynasty (Manchu Dynasty) of China.
- proper n. The indigenous language of the Manchu people, spoken in Manchuria.
- proper n. The Qing Dynasty (Manchu Dynasty).
- adj. Manchurian, referring to the Manchu(rian) people.
- adj. Manchurian, referring to the Manchu language.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to Manchuria or its inhabitants.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One of a race, belonging to the Tungusic branch of the Ural-Altaic family, from which Manchuria takes its name, and which conquered China in the seventeenth century.
- n. The native language of Manchuria.
- Of or pertaining to the Manchus, their country (Manchuria), or their language.
- n. An East Indian cargo-boat, ordinarily with a single mast and a square sail, much used on the Malabar coast.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries; during the Qing dynasty China was ruled by the Manchu
- n. a member of the Manchu speaking people of Mongolian race of Manchuria; related to the Tungus; conquered China in the 17th century
- n. the Tungusic language spoken by the Manchu
Manchu manju.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)