Nogai

noun
No·​gai | \ ˈnōˌgī \
plural Nogai or Nogais

Definition of Nogai

1a : a nomad Tatar people of the northeastern Caucasus
b : a member of such people
2 : a Turkic language of the Nogai people

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History and Etymology for Nogai

of Altaic origin; akin to Tatar & Kyrgyz Nogai

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“Nogai.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nogai. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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