hindi hindi  /ˈhɪn di/

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  1. (n) the most widely spoken of modern Indic vernaculars; spoken mostly in the north of India; along with English it is the official language of India; usually written in Devanagari script
  2. (adj) of or relating to or supporting Hinduism

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News

  1. People in business earn career milestones

    Shamshad Sanaullah recently joined the Naperville office of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. Sanaullah works with both first-time and single-family residential buyers and sellers. Sanaullah speaks fluent Hindi, Punjabi, and Urdu and can be reached at 630-940-7011 or shamshad.sanaullah@cbexchange.com. The DuPage Habitat for Humanity Board of Directors has appointed David W. Neary ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Naperville Sun

  2. Indian police arrest boyfriend in actress suicide

    Indian police arrest boyfriend in actress suicide NEW DELHI (AP) — The son of a Bollywood couple has been arrested on suspicion of abetting the suicide of his girlfriend, actress Jiah Khan, police said. Khan began her career in the 2007 Hindi film "Nishabd," in which she portrayed a teenager in love with her best friend's father, played by Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

  3. Movie Review: Four Delhi Loafers in ‘Fukrey’

    The Hindi comedy “Fukrey,” directed by Mrighdeep Singh Lamba, follows the tribulations of four young Delhi-ites.        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. "They have this expression -- which I hope I pronounce correctly -- in Hindi, which is when you do something, you should do it from the heart," Boyle said backstage. "The film was made from the heart, and we never expected to be here, and...
    on Jan 11, 2009 By: Danny Boyle Source: USA Today

  2. "There's a dialogue from a Hindi film called 'Mere paas ma hai,' which means 'I have nothing but I have a mother,' so mother's here, her blessings are there with me. I am grateful for her to have come all the way," Rahman said.
    on Feb 22, 2009 By: AR Rahman Source: AFP

  3. "No filmmakers of Hollywood are willing to sign any Bollywood actor without a screen test apart from Aishwarya. They seem to know no Hindi film actors, not even Amitabh Bachchan," Bipasha said.
    on Aug 11, 2008 By: Bipasha Basu Source: NDTV.com

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