Nicobarese


Nicobarese
/nik'euh bahr"eez, -ees, -bah reez", -rees"/, n., pl. Nicobarese.
1. a member of a people or group of peoples inhabiting the Nicobar Islands.
2. the group of Austroasiatic languages spoken by the Nicobarese.
[1870-75]

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  • nicobarese — |nikəˌbä|rēz, ēs noun (plural nicobarese) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Nicobar islands, Bay of Bengal + English ese 1. a. : the people of the Nicobar islands in the Bay of Bengal …   Useful english dictionary

  • nicobarese — nic·o·bar·ese …   English syllables

  • Nicobarese people — Nicobarese Regions with significant populations Nicobar Islands Religion Christianity (98%), Islam (2%) (Both Christian and Muslim Nicobarese incorporate elements of their primitive animistic religion in their worship)[1] Related eth …   Wikipedia

  • Nicobarese languages — Nicobarese Ethnicity: Nicobarese people Geographic distribution: Nicobar Islands Linguistic classification: Austro Asiatic Nuclear Mon–Khmer Nico Monic …   Wikipedia

  • Nicobarese languages —       Austroasiatic languages spoken on the Nicobar Islands and once considered to form a distinct family within the Austroasiatic stock. More recent data on these hitherto poorly known languages suggest that they form a distinct branch of the… …   Universalium

  • Southern Nicobarese language — Southern Nicobarese Sambelong Spoken in India Region Little Nicobar, Great Nicobar Native speakers 7,500  (2001) …   Wikipedia

  • Central Nicobarese languages — Central Nicobarese Nancowry, Camorta, Katchal Spoken in India Region Camorta, Nancowry, Katchal, Trinket Islands, Nicobars Native speakers …   Wikipedia

  • Car Nicobarese — ISO 639 3 Code : caq ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • Central Nicobarese — ISO 639 3 Code : ncb ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • Southern Nicobarese — ISO 639 3 Code : nik ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3


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