One of the people speaking the Telugu language.
A Darvidian language spoken in the northern parts of the Madras presidency. In extent of use it is the next language after Hindustani (in its various forms) and Bengali.
Of or pertaining to the Telugu language, or the Telugus.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
\tel`u*gu"\, a. of or pertaining to the telugu language, or the telugus.
\tel`u*gu"\ (?), n.
1. a darvidian language spoken in the northern parts of the madras presidency. in extent of use it is the next language after hindustani (in its various forms) and bengali. [spelt also teloogoo.]
2. one of the people speaking the telugu language.
1. a member of the people in southeastern india (andhra pradesh) who speak the telugu language [syn: telugu]
2. a dravidian language spoken by the telugu people in southeastern india [syn: telugu]