Definition of Zyrian in English:

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Zyrian

Pronunciation: /ˈzɪrɪən/

noun

Former term for Komi2 (the language).
Example sentences
  • Jack Rueter has compiled and edited a new text corpus of Komi Zyrian.
  • The indigenous peoples of the Komi Autonomous Oblast speak Komi (also known as Zyrian, or Komi-Zyrian), a language with several dialects, so many, in fact, that communication is difficult and seldom worth the effort.

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