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Buryat Line breaks: Bur¦yat
Pronunciation: /ˈbʊəjat/

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Definition of Buryat in English:


1A member of a people living in southern Siberia, Mongolia, and northern China.
2 [mass noun] The language of the Buryat, related to Mongolian and having over 400,000 speakers.


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Relating to the Buryat or their language.

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