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 for Hindi
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hindi \Hin"di\, n. [Prop. a Per. adj. meaning, Indian, Hindoo.]
     The name given by Europeans to that form of the Hindustani
     language which is chiefly spoken by native Hindus. In employs
     the Devanagari character, in which Sanskrit is written.
     --Whitworth.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Hindi
      adj 1: of or relating to or supporting Hinduism; "the Hindu
             faith" [syn: Hindu, Hindi, Hindoo]
      n 1: the most widely spoken of modern Indic vernaculars; spoken
           mostly in the north of India; along with English it is the
           official language of India; usually written in Devanagari
           script

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