Adygei

Adygei

[ah-duh-gey, ah-duh-gey; Russian uh-di-gyey]
noun
1.
Official name Adygei Autonomous Region. an autonomous region in the Russian Federation, part of the Krasnodar territory, in the NW Caucasus Mountains. 1505 sq. mi. (3903 sq. km). Capital: Maikop.
2.
a Circassian language spoken in the Adygei Autonomous Region.
Also, Adighe, Adyghe.
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Adygei or Adyghe (ˈɑːdɪˌɡeɪ, ˌɑːdɪˈɡeɪ, ˌɑːdɪˈɡɛ, ˈɑːdɪˌɡeɪ, ˌɑːdɪˈɡeɪ, ˌɑːdɪˈɡɛ)
 
n , -gei, -geis, -ghe, -ghes
1.  a member of a Circassian people of the Northwest Caucasus
2.  Compare Kabardian the Circassian language, esp its Western dialect
 
Adyghe or Adyghe
 
n

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