Finno-Ugric

Definitions of Finno-Ugric
  1. noun
    a family of Uralic languages indigenous to Scandinavia and Hungary and Russia and western Siberia (prior to the Slavic expansion into those regions)
    synonyms: Finno-Ugrian
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    Fennic, Finnic, Non-Ugric
    one of two branches of the Finno-Ugric languages; a family of languages including Finnish and Estonian (but not Hungarian)
    Ugrian, Ugric
    one of the two branches of the Finno-Ugric family of languages; spoken in Hungary and northwestern Siberia
    Permic
    a group of Finnic languages spoken in the northwest Urals
    Volgaic
    a group of Finnic languages spoken around the Volga river
    Baltic-Finnic
    a group of Finnic languages including Finnish and Estonian
    Hungarian, Magyar
    the official language of Hungary (also spoken in Rumania); belongs to the Ugric family of languages
    Khanty, Ostyak
    a Ugric language (related to Hungarian) spoken by the Ostyak
    Mansi, Vogul
    the Ugric language (related to Hungarian) spoken by the Vogul
    type of:
    Uralic, Uralic language
    a family of Ural-Altaic languages
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