Hindi translation of 'people'
people /ˈpiːpəl ˈपीपल्/
Word forms: peoples, peopledIn meaning 1, people is normally used as the plural of person, instead of 'persons'.
1. plural noun
People are men, women, and children.
Millions of people lost their homes.
...the people of Angola.
the people of/from somewhere
people of/from a country/region/culture/background
people throughout/across a place
SET PHRASESpeople and animals, people and places
SIMILAR WORDShumans, human beings, mankind, humankind
2. plural noun
The people is sometimes used to refer to ordinary men and women, in contrast to the upper classes or the government.
...a lack of understanding between the people and their leadership.
3. countable noun
A people consists of all the men, women, and children of a particular country or race.
...the native peoples of Central and South America.
the people of somewhere
SIMILAR WORDScommunity, population, race, ethnic group
4. passive verb
If a place is peopled by a particular group of people, those people live there.
people, persons or peoples?The normal plural form of person is people.
The plural form persons is used only in very formal official and legal documents.When you use people to talk about a whole population or a race of people, the plural form is peoples.
a group four people
the thinking and attitudes of young people
Canada's indigenous peoples, the Amerindians and the Inuit
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Example Sentences Including 'people'
I recalled reading somewhere that Marble Arch was where people used to be hanged, back in the seventeenth or eighteenth century.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Maybe because I could see now how easy and above all how natural it was for people to lie.THE EXECUTION (2002)
People who'd survived being hanged, electrocutions that sent flames shooting through people 's heads, that kind of thing.THE EXECUTION (2002)
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'people' in Other Languages
- Arabic: نَاسٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: pessoas
- Chinese: 人们 人
- Croatian: ljudi osoba
- Czech: lidé
- Danish: folk
- Dutch: mensen
- European Spanish: gente
- Finnish: ihmiset
- French: gens
- German: Menschen
- Greek: άνθρωποι
- Italian: persone
- Japanese: 人々
- Korean: 사람들
- Norwegian: personer
- Polish: ludzie osoba
- Portuguese: pessoas
- Romanian: oameni
- Russian: люди
- Spanish: gente
- Swedish: folk
- Thai: ผู้คน
- Turkish: insanlar kişi
- Ukrainian: люди
- Vietnamese: người
Translation of people from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary