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The branch of the Finno-Ugric subfamily of languages that includes Hungarian.
(Languages) one of the two branches of the Finno-Ugric family of languages, including Hungarian and some languages of NW Siberia. Compare Finnic
1. (Languages) of or relating to this group of languages or their speakers
2. (Peoples) of or relating to this group of languages or their speakers
U•gric(ˈu grɪk, ˈyu-)
a branch of the Uralic language family, comprising Hungarian and two languages spoken in W Siberia.
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|Noun||1.||Ugric - one of the two branches of the Finno-Ugric family of languages; spoken in Hungary and northwestern Siberia|
Finno-Ugrian, 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)
Hungarian, Magyar - the official language of Hungary (also spoken in Rumania); belongs to the Ugric family of languages