Definition of Tamilian in English:

Tamilian

adjective & noun

  • See Tamil

    • ‘The themes and characters centre on relationships usually set in the background of Tamilians living in America.’
    • ‘Remember also that Tamilian kings in South India and Sri Lanka called themselves Aryan.’
    • ‘My childhood was spent among Chinese and Tamilian children.’
    • ‘For one, there has been resurgence in the interest shown towards traditional arts, with Tamilians everywhere beginning to realize that our culture is something to be proud of, not something to be ashamed about.’
    • ‘During his onward journey, he was helped at Frankfurt by a Tamilian of Sri Lankan origin, in his capacity as an airport officer.’

Pronunciation

Tamilian

/taˈmɪlɪən/