Khalkha

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Khalkha

(ˈkælkə)
n
(Languages) the dialect of Mongolian that is the official language of Mongolia
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Noun1.Khalkha - the Mongol people living in the central and eastern parts of Outer MongoliaKhalkha - the Mongol people living in the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia
Mongol, Mongolian - a member of the nomadic peoples of Mongolia
2.Khalkha - the language of the Khalkha that is the official language of the Mongolian People's Republic
Mongolic, Mongolic language, Mongolian - a family of Altaic language spoken in Mongolia
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(72) "Through the entire history of the Mongols," one scholar has written dramatically, runs "a red thread of fatal individualism, which gives personal loyalty precedence over loyalty to politically or ideologically founded institutions" (Veronika Veit, Die Vier Qane von Qalqa: Ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis der politischen Bedeutung der nordmongolischen Aristokratie in den Regierungsperioden Kang-his bis Chien-ung [1661-1796] an hand des biographischen Handbuches Iledkel sastir aus dem Jahre 1795, 2 vols.