Karelian

Karelian
noun
1. a member of the Finnish people living in Karelia in northwestern European Russia
Syn: ↑Carelian
Hypernyms: ↑Russian
Member Holonyms: ↑Karelia
2. a Finnic language spoken by the people of Karelia
Syn: ↑Carelian
Hypernyms: ↑Baltic-Finnic

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Karelian — [kə rēl′yən, kərē′lē ən] adj. [< KARELIA < Finn karja, livestock + la, suffix of place] of Karelia or its people, language, or culture n. 1. a member of a people living in Karelia and E Finland 2. the Finno Ugric language of this people …   English World dictionary

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