a native or inhabitant of Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan, Ceylonese(adj)
of or relating to Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon) or its people or culture
"Sri Lankan beaches"; "Sri Lankan forces fighting the Sinhalese rebels"
A person from Sri Lanka or of Sri Lankan descent.
Of, from, or pertaining to Sri Lanka, the Sri Lankan people or the Sri Lankan language.
The numerical value of sri lankan in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of sri lankan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We all have Sri Lankan backgrounds and as we were growing up, we heard many stories from our parents about their childhoods in Sri Lanka.
The government of Sri Lanka is very happy to announce that the appeal for clemency on the sentence was successful and the Sri Lankan national will have to serve a reduced term in prison.
Some people say the (Sri Lankan) government had put too many eggs in the China basket, it's a symbol to say 'we would like to recalibrate our policy to one equidistant between India and China'.
We are also asking for development aid (from the IMF), we are asking as a new government that has come in. We want to try and reduce the gap because our debt amortization is roughly about 1.3 trillion Sri Lankan rupees ($9.8 billion) a year.
The UN human rights chief has rightly concluded that Sri Lanka's domestic courts are ill-equipped to prosecute the heinous international crimes exposed by the UN investigation, sri Lankan torture survivors in treatment with us are adamant that they cannot trust a purely domestic process and will take comfort from the High Commissioner's warning that there must not be a replay of past broken promises.
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