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Adyghe

Line breaks: Ady¦ghe
Pronunciation: /ˈadɪɡeɪ/

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(also Adygei)

Definition of Adyghe in English:

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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