non-Russian

adjective
non-Rus·​sian | \ ˌnän-ˈrə-shən How to pronounce non-Russian (audio) \

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

Other Words from non-Russian

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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“Non-Russian.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/non-Russian. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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