Tibetan

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Tibetan of or relating to or characteristic of Tibet or its people or their language "Tibetan monks"
    • n Tibetan Himalayish language spoken in Tibet
    • n Tibetan a native or inhabitant of Tibet
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: A common drink for Tibetans is Butter Tea which is made out of butter, salt, and brick tea
    • Tibetan Of or pertaining to Tibet (or Thibet), a dependency of China, situated north of India.
    • n Tibetan A native of Tibet.
    • n Tibetan The language of Tibet. It belongs to the monosyllabic or southeastern Asiatic family.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The Tibetan name for Mount Everest is Chomolungma
    • adj Tibetan pertaining to Tibet, its language or people
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Usage

In literature:

Chiru or Tibetan Antelope (Pantholops hodgsoni).
"The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir" by Sir James McCrone Douie
Translated from the Tibetan of the Kah-Gyur by F. Anton von Schiefner.
"The Science of Fairy Tales" by Edwin Sidney Hartland
The Tibetan woman is superior to the Tibetan man.
"An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet" by A. Henry Savage Landor
Evidently they made a good living off the country, unlike the Tibetans who were generally dirty and ragged and poor in appearance.
"A Wayfarer in China" by Elizabeth Kendall
Narrative of Four Years' Residence on the Tibetan Border and of a Journey into the Far Interior.
"Children of Borneo" by Edwin Herbert Gomes
My Tibetan devil-mask shall therefore add to their terrors.
"Mr. Punch Awheel"
Inland in China, toward the Tibetan border, you'd better be hunting bharals.
"The Caves of Fear" by John Blaine
For the sake of those who went through this trial and were not found wanting, Tibetan warfare should not be despised.
"To Lhassa at Last" by Powell Millington
I do not think that the Indian Government ever expected that the Tibetans would come to any agreement with us at Khamba Jong.
"The Unveiling of Lhasa" by Edmund Candler
TIBETAN TALES DERIVED FROM INDIAN SOURCES.
"The Sarva-Darsana-Samgraha" by Madhava Acharya
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In poetry:

Upon the Tibetan plain
A limping caravan,
Dive, and exterminate
The Lama, late
Survival of old pain.
Go kill the dying swan.
"Ode To Our Young Pro-Consuls Of The Air" by Allen Tate

In news:

Get the scoop–from Tibetan Buddhism to Soka Gakkai.
China's liberals indifferent to Tibetan suffering.
Elizabeth Napper of the Tibetan Nuns Project discusses the organizationâ?s efforts to provide education and humanitarian aid to refugee nuns.
Tibetan Buddhist monks at Rockford's Womanspace Oct 7.
Rockford's Womanspace will host the national tour of Tibetan Buddhist monks of Drepung Gomang Monastery for an event at their campus at 3333 Maria Linden Drive.
The party is to propose a legislative motion demanding the government officially condemn Beijing's brutal oppression of Tibetans.
Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art.
NEW ORLEANS — The Dalai Lama and an entourage of Tibetan monks are heading to New Orleans in May in a rally of support for communities still recovering from Hurricane Katrina.
The Dalai Lama and an entourage of Tibetan monks are heading to New Orleans in May in a rally of support for communities still recovering from Hurricane Katrina.
China protests Tibetan's request for foreign help.
Indian police detain a Tibetan Youth Congress supporter protesting outside the Chinese more.
Rinpoche is the director of the Tibetan Mongoli.
Young Wangchen Kyi reportedly died calling for freedom for Tibetan people.
Doctors reach out to Tibetan community.
Why Are Tibetan Monks Setting Themselves on Fire.
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In science:

Outlook The population genomic comparison of closely related populations that differ strongly in environmental variables has already yielded many great candidate loci (see for example, altitude adaptation in Tibetans, Beall et al., 2010; Simonson et al., 2010; Yi et al., 2010).
Robust identification of local adaptation from allele frequencies
Akey, et al., 2010 Identifying Signatures of Natural Selection in Tibetan and Andean Populations Using Dense Genome Scan Data.
Robust identification of local adaptation from allele frequencies
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