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Fin·no-U·gric(fĭn′ō-o͞o′grĭk, -yo͞o′-) also Fin·no-U·gri·an (-grē-ən)
A subfamily of the Uralic language family that includes Finnish, Hungarian, and other languages of eastern Europe and northwest Russia.
1. Of or relating to the Finns and the Ugrians.
2. Of or relating to Finno-Ugric.
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Finno-Ugric(ˈfɪnəʊˈuːɡrɪk; -ˈjuː-) or
(Languages) a family of languages spoken in Scandinavia, Hungary, and NE Europe, including Finnish, Estonian, Hungarian, Ostyak, and Vogul: generally regarded as a subfamily of Uralic. See also Ural-Altaic
(Languages) of, relating to, speaking, or belonging to this family of languages
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Fin•no-U•gric(ˌfɪn oʊˈu grɪk, -ˈyu-)
also Fin•no-U•gri•an(-ˈu gri ən)
1. the Finnic and Ugric languages collectively, as a branch of the Uralic family.adj.
2. of or pertaining to Finno-Ugric or its speakers.
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|Noun||1.||Finno-Ugric - a family of Uralic languages indigenous to Scandinavia and Hungary and Russia and western Siberia (prior to the Slavic expansion into those regions)|
Fennic, Finnic, Non-Ugric - one of two branches of the Finno-Ugric languages; a family of languages including Finnish and Estonian (but not Hungarian)
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