Circassian

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noun Cir·cas·sian \ (ˌ)sər-ˈka-sh(ē-)ən \

Definition of Circassian

1 :a member of a group of peoples of the northwestern Caucasus
2 :the language of the Circassian peoples

Circassian

adjective

Origin and Etymology of circassian

Circassia, region of the Caucasus



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