Finno-Ugric

adjective
Fin·​no-Ugric | \ ˌfi-nō-ˈ(y)ü-grik How to pronounce Finno-Ugric (audio) \

Definition of Finno-Ugric

1 : of, relating to, or constituting a subfamily of the Uralic family of languages comprising various languages spoken in Hungary, Lapland, Finland, Estonia, and parts of western Russia
2 : of or relating to any of the peoples speaking Finno-Ugric languages

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Finno-Ugric noun

First Known Use of Finno-Ugric

1879, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Finno-Ugric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Finno-Ugric. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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