part of speech: noun

inflections: Chinese

definition 1: a person who was born in or is a citizen of China.

definition 2: the main language of China, which is based on the language spoken in the region of the capital, Beijing. This language is also called Mandarin Chinese or Mandarin.

definition 3: any of the languages of China, or all of these languages together.

part of speech: adjective

definition: of or having to do with China, or its people, culture, or languages.
Chinese music uses many kinds of stringed instruments.