Circassian

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

Definition of Circassian

  1. 1 :  a member of a group of peoples of the northwestern Caucasus

  2. 2 :  the language of the Circassian peoples

Circassian

adjective

Origin and Etymology of circassian

Circassia, region of the Caucasus


First Known Use: 1555



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