Evenki

Evenki

[ih-weng-kee, ih-veng-]
noun, plural Evenkis (especially collectively) Evenki for 1.
1.
a member of a Siberian people living mainly in the Yakut Autonomous Republic, Khabarovsk territory, and Evenki National District in the Russian Federation.
2.
the Tungusic language spoken by the Evenki.

Origin:
< Russian ėvénki < Evenki əwənkī self-designation used by various local groups of Evenki

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Evenki (əˈvɛŋkɪ)
 
n , Evenki
1.  a Tungus people of E Siberia
2.  the language of this people

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