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Mongolian

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adjective Mon·go·lian \män-ˈgōl-yən, mäŋ-, -ˈgō-lē-ən\

Definition of Mongolian

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or constituting Mongolia, the Mongolian People's Republic, the Mongols, or Mongolian

  2. 2 usually offensive :  of, relating to, or affected with Down syndrome



1706

First Known Use of mongolian

1706


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Mongolian

noun Mon·go·lian

Definition of Mongolian

  1. 1 a :  the language of the Mongol people b :  a family of Altaic languages that includes the languages of the Mongols and the Kalmucks

  2. 2 a :  mongol 1 b :  a person of Mongoloid racial stock c :  a native or inhabitant of Mongolia



1846

First Known Use of mongolian

1846


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