See also: cinèse and ciñese

Italian edit

Etymology edit

From Cina +‎ -ese.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃiˈne.ze/, (traditional) /t͡ʃiˈne.se/[1]
  • Rhymes: -eze, (traditional) -ese
  • Hyphenation: ci‧né‧se
  • (file)

Adjective edit

cinese (plural cinesi)

  1. Chinese

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Noun edit

cinese m or f by sense (plural cinesi)

  1. a Chinese person
  2. (figurative) a Communist

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Noun edit

cinese m (uncountable)

  1. Chinese (language)

References edit

  1. ^ cinese in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
  • cinese in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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