Magyar

Magyar

[mag-yahr, mahg-; Hungarian mo-dyor]
noun
1.
a member of the ethnic group, of the Finno-Ugric stock, that forms the predominant element of the population of Hungary.
2.
Hungarian ( def 3 ).
adjective
3.
of or pertaining to the Magyars or their language; Hungarian.

non-Magyar, noun, adjective
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Magyar (ˈmæɡjɑː)
 
n , -yars
1.  a member of the predominant ethnic group of Hungary, also found in NW Siberia
2.  the Hungarian language
 
adj
3.  of or relating to the Magyars or their language
4.  sewing of or relating to a style of sleeve cut in one piece with the bodice

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Magyar
"Hungarian," 1797, the people's native name.
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