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n. pl. Yakut or Ya·kuts
1. A member of a people inhabiting the region of the Lena River in eastern Siberia.
2. The Turkic language of the Yakut.

Ya·kut′ adj.


npl -kuts or -kut
1. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of the Sakha Republic, in Russia
2. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Turkic branch of the Altaic family



n., pl. -kuts, (esp. collectively) -kut.
1. a member of a people of E Siberia, living mainly in the Lena River valley and adjacent areas.
2. the Turkic language of the Yakuts.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Yakut - a member of a Turkic people of northeastern Siberia (mainly in the Lena river basin)
Turki - any member of the peoples speaking a Turkic language
2.Yakut - the Turkic language spoken by the Yakut
Turkic, Turkic language, Turko-Tatar, Turki - a subfamily of Altaic languages
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The Council was established in order to ensure the coordination of the development of the Young Professionals movement in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
The Coptic Church believes Christ left his footprint on this rock in the church of Sakha -- Mohamed Suleiman In addition to the rock, the church also contains a monumental icon that was drawn by the painter Anstas the Roman, a man whose name would be mentioned again and again from then on in the history of the Coptic Church.
LONDON, June 14, 2016 (WAFA) - The Israeli military on Monday renewed for six months the detention of Palestinian circus performer Mohammad Faisal Abu Sakha, who has been held without charge since his arrest in December 2015.
The Israeli military today renewed for six months the detention of Palestinian circus performer Mohammad Faisal Abu Sakha, who has been held without charge since his arrest in December 2015, in a case that exemplifies the authorities' arbitrary and repressive use of administrative detention, said Amnesty International.
Israel has extended the imprisonment without trial of Palestinian circus performer Mohammad Abu Sakha by another six months, AFP reported.
Hall of Rare and Valuable Books of the National Library of Kyrgyzstan will receive the epic of Manas in Sakha (Yakut) language.
Officials in Russia's vast Sakha Republic have launched a war against wolves, which they say are devouring domesticated reindeer in increasing numbers and hurting pastoralists who depend on their herds for meat and transportation.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has appointed Mazen Abu Sakha as general manager of Holiday Inn Resort Dead Sea.
Sakha, a federal subject of Russia, carries long-term and local currency ratings of BB with a "positive" outlook, short-term foreign currency rating of B and a national long-term rating of AA-(rus) with a "positive" outlook.
Explaining the VHP's involvement in the case, he said: " After Agrawal's death in 2002, Thakur Prasad Verma was appointed the next sakha.
PESHAWAR, August 14, 2010 (Frontier Star): The legal amendments have been finalized to enforce police act in Sakha Kot to speed up the action against criminals.
The 6th International Moose Symposium was held in eastern Siberia, Russia in the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) on 13-21 August 2008, marking the first Moose Symposium held in modern Russia.