Uralic

Uralic

[yoo-ral-ik]
noun
1.
a family of languages that comprises Finno-Ugric and Samoyed as subfamilies. Hungarian, Finnish, and Estonian belong to Uralic.
adjective
2.
Also, Uralian. of or pertaining to Uralic.

Origin:
1860–65; Ural + -ic

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Uralic or Uralian (jʊˈrælɪk, jʊˈreɪlɪən)
 
n
1.  See also Ural-Altaic a superfamily of languages consisting of the Finno-Ugric family together with Samoyed
 
adj
2.  of or relating to these languages
 
Uralian or Uralian
 
n
 
adj

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