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Meaning of "Tupian" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TUPIAN

Tupian  [tuːˈpiːən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TUPIAN

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

WHAT DOES TUPIAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Tupian languages

The Tupi or Tupian language family comprises some 70 languages spoken in South America, of which the best known are Tupi proper and Guarani.

Definition of Tupian in the English dictionary

The definition of Tupian in the dictionary is of or relating to a South American Indian people of Brazil and Paraguay. Other definition of Tupian is of or relating to the language of this people, belonging to the Tupi-Guarani family.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TUPIAN


Aegean
iːˈdʒiːən
aeon
ˈiːən
Andean
ænˈdiːən
Caribbean
ˌkærɪˈbiːən
Cassiopeian
ˌkæsɪəˈpiːən
Cyclopean
ˌsaɪkləʊˈpiːən
eon
ˈiːən
Fijian
fiːˈdʒiːən
Korean
kəˈriːən
lien
ˈliːən
oedipean
ˌiːdɪˈpiːən
paean
ˈpiːən
paeon
ˈpiːən
pantheon
pænˈθiːən
pean
ˈpiːən
peon
ˈpiːən
pharmacopoeian
ˌfɑːməkəˈpiːən
priapean
ˌpraɪəˈpiːən
Pyrenean
ˌpɪrəˈniːən
sien
ˈsiːən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TUPIAN

Tupamaro
tupek
tupelo
Tupi
Tupi-Guarani
Tupi-Guaranian
tupik
tuple
Tupolev
tupped
tuppence
tuppenny
tuppenny-ha´penny
Tupperware
tupping
tupuna
Tupungato

WORDS THAT END LIKE TUPIAN

Aesculapian
apian
Caspian
cornucopian
dystopian
Ethiopian
Grampian
hippocrepian
intrafallopian
marsupian
Mississippian
Olympian
Paralympian
Philippian
pian
Salopian
the Mississippian
Thespian
Ulpian
Utopian

Synonyms and antonyms of Tupian in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Tupian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TUPIAN

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

Translator English - Chinese

Tupian
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tupí
570 millions of speakers

English

Tupian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Tupian
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

Tupian
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Tupian
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tupi
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Tupian
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

tupi
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tupian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Tupian
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

トゥピ語
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Tupian
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tupian
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Tupian
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

டுபி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ट्यूपीयन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tupian
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Tupian
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Tupian
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Tupian
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Tupian
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Tupian
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

aleschka
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Tupian
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Tupian
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Tupian

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TUPIAN»

The term «Tupian» is quite widely used and occupies the 24.234 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TUPIAN» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Tupian» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Tupian» 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 Tupian

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TUPIAN»

Discover the use of Tupian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Tupian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Indigenous Languages of Central Amazoni: Muran Languages, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
LLC Books, 2010
2
The Ecology of Power: Culture, Place, and Personhood in the ...
(Fausto 2001: 456-463; Menget 1993b; Murphy and Murphy 1985: 104-106); that is, an essential aspect of Tupian warfare is the transference of hostilities to outsiders. This not only creates an external outlet for hostilities, but, according to  ...
Michael Heckenberger, 2005
3
American Indian Languages
(109) Tupian [Tupfan stock] (see Map 22; see also Maps 14, 15, 16, 18, 20, and 21, nos. 335-80) See the classification list for Kaufman's (1994:71) classification. Rodrigues (1986:39) lists additional Tupf- Guaranf languages of Brazil along with  ...
Lyle Campbell, 1997
4
Handbook Amazonian Languages
these prefixes are cognates not only of Tupian languages, but also of Cariban languagesIn sum, the languages of the Tupian stock are of little help to us in discovering the original cross-referencing system for Pre-Proto-Tupi'-Guarani' except ...
Mouton De Gruyter, 1998
5
Handbook of Amazonian Languages
... for the entire Tupf-Guaranf pro to language, we must not overlook the fact that Aweti (a closely related Tupian language, though not Tupf-Guaranian) also has a first person inclusive prefix ti- for transitive verbs (Monserrat 1976). It has a ...
Desmond C. Derbyshire, Geoffrey K. Pullum, 1998
6
Amazonian Linguistics: Studies in Lowland South American ...
The nucleus of macro-Tupian is the intersection of Gr's Equatorial and the groups that JS links with Tupian, not including Kaweskar [58] and Matakoan [62]. This cluster is not very coherent and perhaps should be dismantled. Rodrigues, JS ...
Doris L. Payne, 2014
7
Borders and Travellers in Early Modern Europe
So if the Tupian cannibal rite recapitulates at all points the Christian Eucharist, Lery also contextualizes Tupi ritual violence by reference to the cruelties of European tyrants, and so de-territorializes the cannibal from the Brazilian context.
Thomas Betteridge, 2007
8
O Brave New Words!: Native American Loanwords in Current English
TUPIAN While the Spanish were subduing Mexico, the Portuguese started to colonize Brazil. Among the Indian groups living in that vast area were Carib and Arawak peoples. But warlike and cannibalistic Tupian-speaking peoples dominated ...
Charles L. Cutler, 2000
9
Multi-verb Constructions: A View from the Americas
Emérillon (tupí-guaraní, tupian) 11–2, 14, 21, 237, 241–2 English (germanic, indo -european) 4, 29, 74, 86, 100, 120, 125, 208, 215, 229, 234, 245, 248–9, 303 Eskimo-Aleut family 11 Ewe (kwa) 3, 11, 21 German (germanic, indo-european) ...
Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald, Pieter Muysken, Joshua Birchall, 2010
10
Morphologies in Contact
Section 2 starts by presenting the contact history of Tupian and Cariban people and puts forward hypotheses about the possible socio-historical contexts of the specific borrowing under study. Sections 3 and 4 then examine the linguistic ...
Martine Vanhove, Thomas Stolz, Aina Urdze, 2012

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TUPIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Tupian is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Anti-government protests ahead of Pope's visit to South America
He has therefore agreed to recite the Our Father in Guaraní, the indigenous Tupian language of Paraguay, during Masses in the country. During his trip to ... «The Tablet, Jul 15»
2
How Do Brazilians Name Their Children?
But most of the time these names only had an improper gender, like Araci, usually given to women, which was the name of the Tupian sun god. Among the ... «Slate Magazine, Feb 15»
3
NSF and NEH support efforts to preserve languages threatened by …
... remaining isolated groups of Brazil to investigate the typological and historical relationships between Akuntsu and other languages of the vast Tupian family. «National Science Foundation, Sep 13»
4
Caring for families that lost their only child
Right now there are more than 1 million families who lost their only child in China. [Photo/tupian.hudong.com]. Due to China's One Child Policy adopted in 1979, ... «China.org.cn, Mar 13»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Tupian [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/tupian>. Dec 2019 ».
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