Mongol

noun Mon·gol \ ˈmäŋ-gəl ; ˈmän-ˌgōl , ˈmäŋ- \

Definition of Mongol

1 : a member of any of a group of traditionally pastoral peoples of Mongolia
2 : mongolian 1
3 : a person of Mongoloid racial stock
4 often not capitalized, dated, now usually offensive : one affected with Down syndrome

Mongol

adjective

Origin and Etymology of mongol

Mongolian mongγol

First Known Use: circa 1662

in the meaning defined at sense 1


Medical Dictionary

Mongol

noun Mon·gol \ ˈmäŋ-gəl; ˈmän-ˌgōl, ˈmäŋ- \

medical Definition of Mongol

1 : a person of Mongoloid racial stock
2 usually mongol dated
now usually offensive : a person affected with Down syndrome

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