What does Sinhala mean?

Definitions for Sinhala
sɪnˈhɑ ləSin·hala

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Sinhala.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Sinhalese, Singhalese, Sinhala(adj)

    the Indic language spoken by the people of Sri Lanka

  2. Sinhala, Singhalese, Sinhalese(adj)

    of or relating to the Sinhalese languages

    "the Sinhalese versions of the Ramayana"

Wiktionary

  1. Sinhala(ProperNoun)

    The indigenous language of the majourity people of Sri Lanka.

    Etymology: from + suffix that is speculatively connected to Sanskrit verbal root and thus the phrase would originally mean "lion-seizer" or "lion-killer", or it could be connected to Sanskrit which would then render the phrase as "lion blood". The only thing that can with certainty be said is that this word is somehow connected with the term for lion.

  2. Sinhala(ProperNoun)

    An ancient name for the island of Sri Lanka.

    Etymology: from + suffix that is speculatively connected to Sanskrit verbal root and thus the phrase would originally mean "lion-seizer" or "lion-killer", or it could be connected to Sanskrit which would then render the phrase as "lion blood". The only thing that can with certainty be said is that this word is somehow connected with the term for lion.

  3. Sinhala(ProperNoun)

    The kingdom in the island of Sri Lanka mentioned in the Mahabharata.

    Etymology: from + suffix that is speculatively connected to Sanskrit verbal root and thus the phrase would originally mean "lion-seizer" or "lion-killer", or it could be connected to Sanskrit which would then render the phrase as "lion blood". The only thing that can with certainty be said is that this word is somehow connected with the term for lion.

How to pronounce Sinhala?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Sinhala in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sinhala in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sinhala in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Sinhala in a Sentence

  1. Kusal Perera:

    He is popular and a strong campaigner among Sinhala masses with the war victory.

  2. Pradeep Kumar:

    If these allegations are proven, it will show that they want to destroy the Sinhala race.

Images & Illustrations of Sinhala

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