Chechen

Chechen

[chuh-chen]
noun, plural Chechens (especially collectively) Chechen for 1.
1.
a member of a Sunni Muslim people living in the Chechen-Ingush Autonomous Republic and adjacent areas, closely related to the Ingush.
2.
the caucasian language spoken by the Chechen.
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Chechen (ˈtʃɛtʃɛn)
 
n , pl -chens, -chen
a member of a people of Russia, speaking a Circassian language and chiefly inhabiting the Chechen Republic

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