Mingrelian

noun
Min·​gre·​li·​an | \ minˈgrēlēən, miŋˈ- \
variants: or less commonly Mingrel \ ˈmingrəl , ˈmiŋg-​ \
plural Mingrelian or Mingrelians also Mingrel or Mingrels

Definition of Mingrelian

1a : a people of the Kutais region of the Caucasus related to the Georgians whose physical beauty they share
b : a member of such people
2 : the South Caucasic language of the Mingrelian people

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“Mingrelian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mingrelian. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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