Mordvin

noun
Mord·vin | \-vin\
variants: or Mordvinian \mȯrdˈvinēən \
plural Mordvin or Mordvins or Mordvinian or Mordvinians

Definition of Mordvin 

1a : an agricultural people of the middle Volga provinces of European Russia

b : a member of such people

2 : a Finno-Ugric language of the Mordvin people

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