1. [ noun ] a native or inhabitant of Nepal
Synonyms: Nepalese
Related terms: Asian Gurkha Nepal
2. [ adjective ] of or pertaining to or characteristic of Nepal or its people or language or culture
Synonyms: Nepalese

"Nepalese troops massed at the border" "Nepali mountains are among the highest in the world" "the different Nepali words for `rice'"

Related terms: Nepal Nepal
3. [ noun ] (linguistics) the official state language of Nepal
Related terms: Indic
Similar spelling:   Nepal