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Meaning of "deshi" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DESHI

deshi  [ˈdeɪsiː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DESHI

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Deshi is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES DESHI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Desi

Desi is a Sanskrit term for the people, cultures, and products of the Indian subcontinent or South Asia and, increasingly, for their diaspora. Desi nations include India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Maldives. There are large Desi populations in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, South Africa, Malaysia, Mauritius, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Guyana, Suriname, Fiji, Australia, Trinidad and Tobago, New Zealand, and the Middle East among other regions.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DESHI


cee
siː
desi
ˈdeɪsiː
farci
fɑːˈsiː
Farsi
ˈfɑːsiː
licensee
ˌlaɪsənˈsiː
loricae
lɒˈraɪsiː
mese
ˈmesiː
must-see
ˈmʌstˌsiː
NSC
ˌɛnɛsˈsiː
NTSC
ˌentiesˈsiː
oversee
ˌəʊvəˈsiː
plicae
ˈplaɪsiː
precis
ˈpreɪsiː
sea
siː
see
siː
si
siː
SRC
ɛsɑːˈsiː
Tennessee
ˌtɛnɪˈsiː
USMC
ˌjuːɛsɛmˈsiː
vibrissae
vaɪˈbrɪsiː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DESHI

deserver
deserving
deservingly
deservingness
desex
desexualisation
desexualise
desexualization
desexualize
deshabille
desi
desiccant
desiccate
desiccated
desiccation
desiccative
desiccator
desiderata
desiderate
desideration

WORDS THAT END LIKE DESHI

Bangladeshi
bimbashi
buzkashi
dashi
heishi
karoshi
Kashi
Lubumbashi
Maebashi
maharishi
meishi
munshi
nashi
rikishi
rishi
roshi
sushi
Swadeshi
Utagawa Kuniyoshi
waribashi

Synonyms and antonyms of deshi in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «deshi» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DESHI

Find out the translation of deshi to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of deshi from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «deshi» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

德仕
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

deshi
570 millions of speakers

English

deshi
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

देशी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ده شى
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

деши
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

deshi
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দেশী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

deshi
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Deshi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

deshi
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

弟子
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

deshi
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Deshi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

deshi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

deshi
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

देशी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

deshi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

deshi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

deshi
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

деші
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

deshi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

deshi
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

deshi
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

deshi
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

deshi
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of deshi

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DESHI»

The term «deshi» is quite widely used and occupies the 42.059 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DESHI» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «deshi» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «deshi» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about deshi

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DESHI»

Discover the use of deshi in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to deshi and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Deshi: A Martial Arts Thriller
In this gripping martial arts thriller from the author of "Sensei," Connor Burke is drawn into a murder investigation involving a mysterious martial arts master who has created a powerful New Age synthesis of Tibetan mysticism and the ...
John Donohue, 2005
2
Return of the Uchi-Deshi: Short Stories of Challenge, ...
Return of the Uchi-Deshi Copyright © 2010 by Dan Rosenberg All rights reserved . ... Phone: 720-545-6052 Cover Photo of Dan Rosenberg as Uchi-Deshi in JAPAN, 1988 Return of the Uchi-Deshi Short Stories of Challenge, Struggle, & 2.
Rosenberg, 2010
3
Miscellaneous Reports of Agricultural Experiment Stations
98 Cawnpur indigenous 14 33 3 128 Deshi, Lahore 17 0-5 26-0 99 Chanda, Cold Weather 8 2-3 33-3 129 Hissar 15 U 28-5 HO Yerapatti 15 01 33-3 130 Deshi Lyallpur 19 1-7 333 101 Narma 9 208 33-3 131 Dbarwar Dewas 18 2 '5 33 -3 102 ...
Bombay (Presidency). Department of Land Records and Agriculture, 1907
4
Agricultural Ledger
GOSSYPIUM. Descriptions of the GUJARAT COTTONS (6) Kanvi or Kanpuri cotton is grown all over Southern Kathiawar and, as just noted, it is rapidly ousting the Deshi. This form is said to have come from the north of India within the . last ten ...
5
Deshi: ¿ a Connor Burke Martial Arts Thriller
Asian scholar and black belt artist Connor Burke labors as a deshi (a disciple) under the tutelage of a master warrior-- a practice that draws him into the murder of a Japanese businessman in Brooklyn.
John J. Donohue, 2013
6
Japan's Modern Prophet: Uchimura Kanzô, 1861-1930
7. The. Taught. To Uchimura's magazine and home came a number of deshi. They sought to learn from their sensei how to live in a world that seemed to be changing too quickly. Yet the changes led in a direction with which he appeared  ...
John F. Howes, 2010
7
Uchi-Deshi
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Uchi-deshi (Kanji: Hiragana: lit. "inside student") is a Japanese term for a live-in student/apprentice who trains under and assists a sensei on a full-time basis.
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012
8
Transactions of the Third International Congress of Tropical ...
Locality N«gliiu.N«£«TM roMa culchica Neglectum vera G. G. Negtectum vera malvensis G. Neglectum vera Kathia- warensis Lalio Dholka — Wagad ft — — — — Lalio ... Sanand — — — — Wagad _ — — — Deshi Viramgam — — — — Lalio ...
9
Report on condition of the lower classes of population in Bengal
Area under each kind of crop. Produce of each sort per bigha. Quantity of - each sort sold. Money value of column 7. Quantity of each sort kept for food. 1 Bigha. Bgs.' Mds. Mds. RS. A. P. Mds. («.) Juranu Deshi ... Deshi ... Agricultural labourer.
Bengal (India), 1888
10
Introduction to the Study of Indian Music: An Attempt to ...
Examples : Deshi, Madhukari. Note. — Raga-vibodh puts Deshi in our Purvi scale. Svaramela Kalanidhi does the same with Ardra-Deshi. Saramrit puts Shuddh-Deshi in the Kafi scale, and Ardra-Deshi in the Bhairava scale. In Hindustan ...
Sir Ernest Clements, 1913

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DESHI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term deshi is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Menthol gains on rising demand from pharma units
Caustic soda flake (50 kg) Rs 1,850-1,950, Citric acid (50 kg) (China) Rs 3,600-3,800, Citric acid deshi (50 kg) Rs 3,800-4,000, Camphor slab ... «Business Standard, Jul 15»
2
Know the kimono
Yes, you can give this oriental fashion classic a deshi twist. Kimonos can be worn atop a sleeveless kameez too. You can also experiment with ... «DhakaTribune, Jul 15»
3
Sehri parties keep Dhaka awake
People can enjoy a wide range of dishes in these restaurants, from simple deshi food to Thai, Chinese and Indian dishes. Gloria Jeans, at its ... «Prothom Alo, Jul 15»
4
Nickel falls on low industrial demand
... Nickel plate (4x4) Rs 990-995, Gun metal scrap Rs 227, Bell metal scrap Rs 229, Copper mixed scrap Rs 406, Chadri deshi Rs 285. «Business Standard, Jul 15»
5
Plan to construct 363 homes, plus a primary school and a cricket …
... as natives seek to get away from the terrible inlux of foreigners, especially those of eastern European origin and those of Pakistani/Bangla Deshi and Indian ... «Lancashire Telegraph, Jul 15»
6
The Joys of Eid Tomalika
... it 'deshi' or western. And in between shoots, we had chitchats with her, about her Eid plans and her favourite outlet in Bangladesh and so on. «The Daily Star, Jul 15»
7
Book Review: Saikat Majumdar's The Firebird
As I read about the 10-year-old boy Ori, surrounded by the confusion around deshi versus videshi culture in 1984 (Do I detect a playful ... «Livemint, Jul 15»
8
Rajkot Foodgrain Prices- July 03
... 1,250-1,400 1,250-1,421 Maize 007 252-300 250-300 Vaal Deshi 050 1,250-1,490 1,275-1,850 Choli 0,020 0,975-1,275 0,975-1,210 Rajkot ... «Reuters, Jul 15»
9
Haddrell sitting pretty in Jersey
Pedal to the metal: Bermuda's Deshi Smith powers forward in the individual mountain bike criterium in Jersey. Smith finished 25th in a time of ... «Royal Gazette, Jul 15»
10
A Killer Mix
Even the “deshi” (country liquor sold in government-recognised outlets) is often three times more expensive—thanks to the excise policy—than the brew sold ... «Economic and Political Weekly, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Deshi [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/deshi>. Aug 2019 ».
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