Mongolian

Definitions of Mongolian
  1. noun
    a member of the nomadic peoples of Mongolia
    synonyms: Mongol
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    types:
    Mongol Tatar, Tartar, Tatar
    a member of the Mongolian people of central Asia who invaded Russia in the 13th century
    Kalka, Khalka, Khalkha
    the Mongol people living in the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia
    type of:
    Oriental, oriental person
    a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
  2. noun
    a family of Altaic language spoken in Mongolia
    synonyms: Mongolic, Mongolic language
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    types:
    Kalka, Khalka, Khalkha
    the language of the Khalkha that is the official language of the Mongolian People's Republic
    type of:
    Altaic, Altaic language
    a group of related languages spoken in Asia and southeastern Europe
  3. adjective
    of or relating to the region of Mongolia or its people or their languages or cultures
    “a Mongolian pony”
    Mongolian syntax strongly resembles Korean syntax”
    synonyms: Mongol
  4. adjective
    of or relating to the modern Mongolian People's Republic
    “the Mongolian embassy”
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