Cin`ga*lese" (?), n. sing. & pl. [Cf. F. Cingalais.]

A native or natives of Ceylon descended from its primitive inhabitants; also


the language of the Cingalese.

-- a.

Of or pertaining to the Cingalese.

[Written also Singhalese.]

Ceylonese is applied to the inhabitants of the island in general.


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