1. [syn: Amharic, Ethiopian language]
1. related to or characteristic of or written in Amharic;
- Example: "the Amharic language"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Amharic \Am*har"ic\, a.
Of or pertaining to Amhara, a division of Abyssinia; as, the
Amharic language is closely allied to the Ethiopic. -- n. The
Amharic language (now the chief language of Abyssinia).
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: related to or characteristic of or written in Amharic;
"the Amharic language"
n 1: the dominant and official language of Ethiopia; a Semitic
language much influenced by the Cushitic language with
which Amhara have been in close contact [syn: Amharic,