Hindoo vs Hindu what difference

what is difference between Hindoo and Hindu


Estonian

Noun

hindu

  1. partitive plural of hind

Finnish

Noun

hindu

  1. Hindu (person)

Declension

Anagrams

  • hidun, hudin

Hungarian

Etymology

From Persian هندو(Hindū, Indian, Hindu), from Middle Persian hndwk’ (Hindūg, Indian), from hnd (Hind, India) + -wk’ (-ūg), from Old Persian ???????????????? (hindu-, India), from Sanskrit सिन्धु (síndhu, river, stream; Indus), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *sindʰus (river).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈhindu]
  • Hyphenation: hin‧du
  • Rhymes: -du

Adjective

hindu (comparative hindubb, superlative leghindubb)

  1. Hindu (of or relating to Hinduism)

Declension

Noun

hindu (plural hinduk)

  1. Hindu (adherent of Hinduism)

Declension

Further reading

  • hindu in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Karelian

Etymology

Akin to Finnish hinta.

Noun

hindu

  1. price

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Persian هندو(Hindū, Indian, Hindu), from Middle Persian hndwk’ (Hindūg, Indian), from hnd (Hind, India) + -wk’ (-ūg), from Old Persian ???????????????? (hindu-, India), from Sanskrit सिन्धु (síndhu, river, stream; Indus), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *sindʰus (river).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /hɪndʉ/
  • Rhymes: -ɪndʉ

Noun

hindu m (definite singular hinduen, indefinite plural hinduer, definite plural hinduene)

  1. a Hindu

Derived terms

  • hinduisk
  • hinduisme
  • hinduistisk

References

  • “hindu” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Persian هندو(Hindū, Indian, Hindu), from Middle Persian hndwk’ (Hindūg, Indian), from hnd (Hind, India) + -wk’ (-ūg), from Old Persian ???????????????? (hindu-, India), from Sanskrit सिन्धु (síndhu, river, stream; Indus), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *sindʰus (river).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /hɪndʉ/
  • Rhymes: -ɪndʉ

Noun

hindu m (definite singular hinduen, indefinite plural hinduar, definite plural hinduane)

  1. a Hindu

Derived terms

  • hinduisk
  • hinduisme

References

  • “hindu” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Portuguese

Etymology

From Persian هندو(Hindū, Indian, Hindu), from Middle Persian hndwk’ (Hindūg, Indian), from hnd (Hind, India), from Old Persian ???????????????? (hindu-, India), from Sanskrit सिन्धु (síndhu, river, stream; Indus), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *sindʰus (river).

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal, Brazil) IPA(key): /ĩ.ˈdu/
  • Hyphenation: hin‧du
  • Rhymes: -u

Adjective

hindu (plural hindus, comparable)

  1. Hindu
  2. Indian (of India)

Swedish

Noun

hindu c

  1. Hindu (adherent of Hinduism)

Declension

Related terms

  • hinduism
  • hinduisk

References

  • hindu in Svenska Akademiens ordlista (SAOL)
  • hindu in Svensk ordbok (SO)

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