AskDefine | Define hua

Dictionary Definition

HUA n : an Islamic fundamentalist group in Pakistan that fought the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s; now operates as a terrorist organization primarily in Kashmir and seeks Kashmir's accession by Pakistan [syn: Harkat-ul-Mujahidin, HUM, Harkat ul-Ansar, Harkat ul-Mujahedeen, Al Faran, Movement of Holy Warriors]

User Contributed Dictionary

Mandarin

Pronoun

  1. speech; talk; conversation; words; sayings; story
  2. language; parole
  3. dialect

Pinyin syllable

hua
  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of four tones, huā, huá, huǎ, or huà.

Usage notes

English transcriptions of Chinese speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Chinese language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Extensive Definition

Hua or HUA may refer to:
HUA as an acronym can refer to:
hua in German: Hua
hua in French: Hua
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