Pronunciation: (bur-mēz', -mēs'), [key]
—n., pl. -mese,
1. a native or inhabitant of Burma.
2. Burman (def.1).
3. the Tibeto-Burman language of the Burman ethnic group: the official language of Burma.
1. of or pertaining to Burma, its inhabitants, or the language Burmese.
2. Burman (def. 3).
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.