Mordvinian

noun
1. a member of the agricultural people living in the central Volga provinces of European Russia
Syn: ↑Mordva, ↑Mordvin
Hypernyms: ↑Russian
2. the Finnic language spoken by the Mordvinians
Syn: ↑Mordva, ↑Mordvin
Hypernyms: ↑Volgaic

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noun

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  • Mordva — noun 1. a member of the agricultural people living in the central Volga provinces of European Russia • Syn: ↑Mordvin, ↑Mordvinian • Hypernyms: ↑Russian • Member Holonyms: ↑Soviet Russia, ↑Russia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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