What is Tibetan?

  • (noun): Himalayish language spoken in Tibet.
    See also — Additional definitions below


Tibetan can refer to:

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Some articles on Tibetan:

'Phags-pa Script - History
... ´Phags-pa extended his native Tibetan script (an Indic script) to encompass Mongol and Chinese, evidently Central Plains standard ... It was also used as one of the scripts on Tibetan currency in the twentieth century, as script for Tibetan seal inscriptions from the Middle Ages up to the 20th century and for inscriptions on the entrance ...
... Tibetan can refer to Of or relating to Tibet Tibetan people, an ethnic group Tibetan languages Standard Tibetan language Central Tibetan languages Tibetan script, a writing ...
History Of Ladakh - The First West Tibetan Dynasty
... Part of a series on Tibetan Buddhism History Timeline Related-topics Schools Nyingma Kagyu Sakya Gelug Bön Jonang Key concepts Three marks of existence Skandha Cosmology Saṃsāra Rebirth Bodhisattva Dharma ... a country inhabited by a mixed population, the predominant racial strain of which was Tibetan ...
Butter Tea - Usage
... Drinking butter tea is a regular part of Tibetan life ... Before work, a Tibetan will typically down several bowlfuls of this beverage, and it is always served to guests ... According to the Tibetan custom, butter tea is drunk in separate sips, and after each sip the host refills the bowl to the brim ...
Dawa (Tibetan Phrase)
... In Tibetan culture and Sherpa culture, Dawa (Tibetan ཟླཝ, Wylie zlawa also written Tibetan ཟླབ, Wylie zlaba) is a word meaning "moon" or "month" ... the name Dawa in the same sense as the Tibetans ...

More definitions of "Tibetan":

  • (adj): Of or relating to or characteristic of Tibet or its people or their language.
    Example: "Tibetan monks"
  • (noun): A native or inhabitant of Tibet.