Finno-Ugric definition

  • noun:
    • A subfamily for the Uralic language family members which includes Finnish, Hungarian, alongside languages of east Europe and northwest Russia.
    • a family of Uralic languages native to Scandinavia and Hungary and Russia and western Siberia (prior to the Slavic expansion into those regions)
  • adjective:
    • Of or relating to the Finns in addition to Ugrians.
    • Of or relating to Finno-Ugric.
    • Of or regarding Finno-Ugric languages.
  • proper-noun:
    • A group of languages that, along with Samoyedic, compensate the Uralic family; they've been spoken in an extensive swathe from Siberia to Norway.
  • others:
    • identical to Finno-Ugrian.

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