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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It is present too in many languages from the Mongol group, such as Xalx, in the form 'prrr/brrr', as well as Ordos with a dental occlusion 'drrr'.
Go on with you!' Several variants have been reported among the Mongols, especially in Xalx. Further east, for example among the Tunguz in the far-eastern Asian tundra where there are hardly any horses left, the huchement is used to spur on harnessed reindeer.