[ah-duh-gey, ah-duh-gey; Russian uh-di-gyey]
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.
a Circassian language spoken in the Adygei Autonomous Region.
Also, Adighe, Adyghe. Unabridged
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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

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