plural -s
: a member of one of a group of peoples in the Yenisei river country including the Sagai

called also Yenisei-Ostyak

: a language family spoken in the valley of the Middle Yenisei river in Siberia of which Ket is the only member still spoken

Word History


Yenisei river, western Siberia + English -an

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“Yeniseian.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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