Definition of Belorussian in English:


Syllabification: Be·lo·rus·sian
Pronunciation: /ˌbelōˈrəSH(ə)n
(also Byelorussian /ˌbyelō-/)

adjective & noun

Former term for Belarusian.
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  • According to the 1897 census, there were 92 million Slavs in the Empire, of whom 57 million were Great Russians, 22 million Ukrainians, 6 million Byelorussians, and 8 million Poles.
  • The country does have minority groups, including Ukrainians, Germans, and Belorussians.
  • Both twins are married to fellow Belorussians.

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