Ceylonese
adjective or noun see Ceylon

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ceylonese — Cey lon*ese , a. Of or pertaining to Ceylon; since the change of name, replaced by {Sri Lankan}. n. sing. & pl. A native or natives of Ceylon; since the change of name, replaced by {Sri Lankan}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ceylonese — /see leuh neez , nees , say /, adj., n., pl. Ceylonese. adj. 1. of or pertaining to Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), its people, or their language. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Ceylon. [1790 1800; CEYLON + ESE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Ceylonese — n. native or resident of Ceylon (island in the Indian Ocean) adj. of or pertaining to Sri Lanka or the Ceylonese people …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Ceylonese — Cey|lo|ne|se 〈m. 17; früher〉 Bewohner der Insel Ceylon (seit 1972: Sri Lanka) * * * Cey|lo|ne|se, der; n, n: Ew. * * * Cey|lo|ne|se, der; n, n: Ew …   Universal-Lexikon

  • ceylonese — cey·lon·ese …   English syllables

  • Ceylonese — Cey|lo|ne|se, der; n, n …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • Ceylonese — adjective of or relating to Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon) or its people or culture Sri Lankan beaches Sri Lankan forces fighting the Sinhalese rebels • Syn: ↑Sri Lankan • Pertains to noun: ↑Ceylon, ↑Ceylon (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ceylonese Rugby & Football Club — Union Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union Founded 1922 Location Colombo, Sri Lanka Ground(s) CR FC Grounds Chairman Gavin Jayasekera Pr …   Wikipedia

  • Ceylonese Diaspora Commonwealth (CDC) — Ceylonese Diaspora Commonwealth Abbreviation CDC Formation 2 February 2011 (2011 02 02) (0 years ago) Location Sri Lanka Region served …   Wikipedia

  • Ceylonese Legislative Council election, 1924 — 4th Ceylonese Legislative Council election 1921 ← 1924 → 1931 …   Wikipedia

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