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Kabardian

(kəˈbɑːdɪən)
n
1. (Peoples) a member of a Circassian people of the North West Caucasus
2. (Languages) the Eastern dialect of the Circassian language. Compare Adygei
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the Kabardian hobby school had 2 students in 2008 and 27 in 2011 (in 2000, 14 Kabardians lived in Estonia), and the Narva Uzbek Sunday School had 7 and 26 students, respectively.
22) In Kabardino-Balkaria, Balkars regularly complain about the domination of the Kabardians, as do the Cherkess about the Karachai in Karachai-Cherkessia.
The official Soviet bureaucracy defined them as Adyghean, Cherkess, Kabardian and Shapsough depending on their place of residence and the dialect of the Circassian language spoken.