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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Urdu انگریز(ãṅgrez), Hindi अंग्रेज़ (aṅgrez, British people), from Portuguese inglês (Englishman).[1][2]

NounEdit

Angrez (plural Angrez)

  1. (India, Pakistan) An English person.
  2. (India, Pakistan) A white person.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ A Comprehensive Persian-English Dictionary by F.Steinngass, New Delhi 2005, p. 114. →ISBN
  2. ^ "Portuguese loanwords in Urdu", Dawn News, May 31, 2010