Ephthalite

noun Eph·tha·lite \ˈefthəˌlīt\
variants: less commonly

Hephthalite

\ˈhe-\

Definition of Ephthalite

plural

-s

  1. :  a member of the western branch of the Yueh-chi-Tocharians that ruled Russian Turkestan and northwest India in the 5th and 6th centuries A.D. —called also White Hun

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