from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of Punjabi.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Alternative form of Punjabi.
  • n. Alternative form of Punjabi.
  • proper n. Alternative form of Punjabi.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An Indo-European language prevailing in the Panjab (Punjaub, ‘Five Rivers’), in northwestern India, related to Hindi, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the Indic language spoken by most people in Punjab in northwestern India
  • n. a member of the majority people of Punjab in northwestern India


From Persian پنج (panj) (five) + آب (āb) (water) = The Land of Five Rivers + Persic adjectival form ی (ī). (Wiktionary)



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