burmese burmese  /bər ˈmiz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Myanmar
  2. (n) the official language of Burma
  3. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Myanmar or its people

Derived Word(s)

News

  1. Dust Devils rally in the 8th for their first series win

    Website and blog: http://stellasbiking.wordpress.com I have begun a cycling crusade around the Pacific Northwest and in Burma (Myanmar) to raise awareness and support for displaced Burmese.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: KEPR Pasco

  2. Burmese refugees deaths eyed as hate crimes

    Phoenix police have arrested two people in connection with the murder of two Burmese refugees and authorities say the deaths could be charged as hate crimes.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: KOLD News 13 Tuscon

  3. Peninsula Dining Update: New Burmese Superstar in San Carlos, Fancy Fried Fish in Half Moon Bay

    Rangoon Ruby's unique take on Burmese cuisine has proved so popular after its rookie year in Palo Alto it's already opened up a sequel in San Carlos. The San Francisco pedigree is there, with t...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: SF Weekly Blogs

Quotes

  1. "To help achieve democratic reform, we will be engaging directly with Burmese authorities. This is a policy that has broad consensus across our government, and there will be more to report as we go forward," Clinton said told reporters.
    on Sep 24, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Hindu Business Line

  2. "I once again call on the Burmese government to release Aung San Suu Kyi and all political prisoners immediately and unconditionally and to allow them to build a more stable, prosperous Burma that respects the rights of all its citizens," Obama...
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Reuters

  3. The message written by Bond star Daniel Craig says, "Nineteen years ago, the Burmese people chose Aung San Suu Kyi as their next leader. For most of those 19 years she has been kept under house arrest by the military junta that runs the country. We...
    on May 27, 2009 By: Julia Roberts Source: Hindustan Times

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subordinate subordinate
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