English Edit

Etymology Edit

From Latin Sinae (the southern Chinese) + -ese (forming certain demonyms).

Noun Edit

Sinese (uncountable)

  1. (rare) The Chinese people or a Chinese person, (particularly) with reference to the historical southern Chinese known to the Greeks and Romans as the Sinae.

Adjective Edit

Sinese (not comparable)

  1. (rare, historical) Of or relating to the Sinae or their homeland.

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