1880–85; < Russian yurák; yur-, akin to Komi jaran Samoyed (compare Mansi jorin, Khanty jarən, jaran, jarγan), with suffix as in Russian permyák Komi, votyák Udmurt (see Votyak)

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To Yurak
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: yupster
Next Definition: yurak-samoyed
Words Near: Yurak
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for Yurak
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing Yurak
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Related Words
Related Searches
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature