non-Russian

adjective non-Rus·sian \ ˌnän-ˈrə-shən \

Definition of non-Russian

: not of, relating to, or characteristic of Russia or its people : not Russian
  • non-Russian tourists
  • For example, after the Russian revolution, non-Russian languages in the Soviet Union (which had been previously ignored) were put into use in the education system.
  • —Donna Christian

non-Russian

noun, plural non-Russians
    • non-Russians living in Russia

First Known Use of non-russian

1842

in the meaning defined above

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