Chinese, Chinese and: Sinology
Origin of Sino-French ; from Late Latin Sinae ; from Classical Greek Sinai, an Asian people
Origin of Sino-From Late Latin S&imacron;nae, the Chinese, from Greek S&imacron;nai, probably ultimately of Indic origin; akin to Sanskrit C&imacron;na&hlowdot;, the Chinese, probably from a Chinese source akin to Middle Chinese ts&hhook;in, Qin (also the source of Mandarin Qín); see Qin.
- A combining form of sinus.
- Alternative capitalization of Sino-