See also: Hindus and hindús

Polish edit

Etymology edit

Internationalism; compare English Hindu, French hindou, German Hindu, ultimately from Persian هندو(hendu), from Middle Persian hndwk' (Hindūg), from hnd (Hind), from Old Persian 𐏃𐎡𐎯𐎢 (hindu-), from Sanskrit सिन्धु (síndhu), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *síndʰuṣ, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *síndʰuš.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

hindus m pers (feminine hinduska)

  1. Hindu (religious adherent)
    Synonym: hinduista

Declension edit

Derived terms edit


Related terms edit


Further reading edit

  • hindus in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • hindus in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese edit

Adjective edit


  1. masculine/feminine plural of hindu

Romanian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from French hindou.

Noun edit

hindus m (plural hinduși)

  1. Hindu

Declension edit

Swedish edit

Noun edit


  1. indefinite genitive singular of hindu