Finnic

adjective
Finn·​ic | \ ˈfi-nik How to pronounce Finnic (audio) \

Definition of Finnic

1 : of or relating to the Finns
2 : of, relating to, or constituting the branch of the Finno-Ugric subfamily that includes Finnish, Estonian, and Sami

First Known Use of Finnic

1668, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of Finnic was in 1668

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