Definition of Cherkess in English:


Line breaks: Cher|kess
Pronunciation: /tʃəˈkɛs


Another term for Circassian.
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  • Consequently, the Cherkess are no longer contesting the election results, but pushing for full autonomy.
  • In 1864 the Cherkess and Adygei finally came under Russian rule and their social structure was destroyed.
  • The administrative borders thus separated the Cherkess from the other Circassians, the Kabards and the Adygey.

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