Calmucks


Related to Calmucks: Kalmyk Republic, Kalmyk people

Cal´mucks


n. pl.1.A branch of the Mongolian race inhabiting parts of the Russian and Chinese empires; also (sing.), the language of the Calmucks.
References in classic literature ?
It is remarkable as showing the wide prevalence of this law, that among the natives of the British possessions in India, also in a considerable part of China, and among the Calmucks of Tartary, the best means of computation yet furnished us by travellers, yield similar results.