Entry from US English dictionary
noun (plural same or Yukaghirs)
1A member of a people of Arctic Siberia.
- The position of Yakut is now less strong, but most Yukaghirs have some command of Yakut as well.
- From the Abazians to the Yukaghirs, read about the people, tribes, dialects, and languages of Russia.
- The Yukaghir live in the northeast of Russia, in the Republic of Yakutia, above the arctic circle.
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