Definition of Adyghe in English:


Line breaks: Ady¦ghe
Pronunciation: /ˈadɪgeɪ/

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(also Adygei)

noun (plural same)

  • 1A member of a mainly Sunni Muslim people of the NW Caucasus, especially Adygea. Also called Circassian.
  • 2 [mass noun] The North Caucasian language of the Adyghe, with about 100,000 speakers in the Caucasus and 100,000 elsewhere.


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  • Relating to the Adyghe or their language.

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