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Komi

[koh-mee]
noun, plural Komis (especially collectively) Komi for 1.
1.
a member of a Uralic people of northeastern European Russia.
2.
the Permic language of the Komi.
Also, Zyryan, Zyryenian.


Origin:
< Russian kómi (not declined) < Komi

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Zyryan

[zeer-yuhn, -yahn]
noun, plural Zyryans (especially collectively) Zyryan.
Also, Zyryenian [zeer-yen-ee-uhn] .


Origin:
1885–90; < Russian zyryánin (plural zyryáne), Old Russian syryanin, seryanin, perhaps akin to Mansi saran a Komi

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Komi (ˈkəʊmɪ)
 
n , Komi, Komis
1.  a member of a Finno-Ugric people living chiefly in the Komi Republic, in the NW Urals
2.  the Finno-Ugric language of this people; Zyrian

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