Chuvash


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Chu·vash

 (cho͝o-väsh′)
n. pl. Chuvash or Chu·vash·es
1. A member of a people located in the middle Volga River valley, chiefly in Chuvashia.
2. The Turkic language spoken by the Chuvash.

[Russian, from Chuvash čǎvaš.]

Chuvash

(tʃʊˈvɑːʃ)
npl -vash or -vashes
1. (Peoples) a Turkic ethnic people living chiefly in the middle Volga region of Russia
2. (Languages) the language of this people, generally classed within the Turkic branch of the Altaic family

Chu•vash

(tʃuˈvɑʃ)

n., pl. Chu•vash•es, Chu•va•shi (tʃuˈvɑ ʃi)
(esp. collectively) Chu•vash for 1.
1. a member of a people of the middle Volga River basin in the Russian Federation, living mainly in the Chuvash Autonomous Republic.
2. the language of the Chuvash, affiliated with Turkic.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Chuvash - a member of a people of Turkic speech living in the Volga region in eastern Russia
Turki - any member of the peoples speaking a Turkic language
2.Chuvash - the Turkic language spoken by the Chuvash
Turkic, Turkic language, Turko-Tatar, Turki - a subfamily of Altaic languages
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1982, Proto-Permian and Votyak Loan-Words in Chuvash.--Studies in Chuvash etymology, Szeged (Studia Uralo-Altaica 17).
Major organization : CUSTOMS INSTITUTION OF THE CHUVASH REPUBLIC "CENTER OF RESOURCE SUPPORT OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH CARE INSTITUTIONS" MINISTRY OF HEALTH OF THE CHUVASH REPUBLIC
Tenders are invited for overhaul of the premises of the polyclinic of the public health institution novocheboksarskaya city hospital of the ministry of health of chuvashia at the address: chuvash republic, novocheboksarsk, kommunisticheskaya st., 27, kor.1
Major organization : STATE AUTONOMOUS PROFESSIONAL EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION OF THE CHUVASH REPUBLIC "KANASH PEDAGOGICAL COLLEGE" MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND YOUTH POLICY OF CHUVASH REPUBLIC
Major organization : MUNICIPAL AUTONOMOUS INSTITUTION OF CULTURE "CHEBOKSAR CITY CHILDRENS PARK NAMED AFTER KOSMONAVTA AGNIKOLAEV" MUNICIPAL FORMATION OF THE CITY CHEBOKSARS - CUSTOMS OF THE CHUVASH REGION OF THE CHUVASH
Tenders are invited for electronic auction among small businesses, socially-oriented non-profit organizations for the right to conclude a municipal contract for the installation of a fire alarm system and a voice warning and evacuation management system for people during a fire in the administration building of morgaushsky district of the chuvash republic
Tenders are invited for creation and arrangement of an open multi-functional sports and recreation site in the settlement of skilled experimental rural settlement of tsivilsky district of the chuvash republic (making a hockey pitch).
Tenders are invited for provision of services for refilling and restoration of cartridges for printers and multifunctional devices for the needs of the state unitary enterprise of the chuvash republic bos, ministry of construction of chuvash