Ukrainian


Ukrainian
/yooh kray"nee euhn, -kruy"-/, adj.
1. of or pertaining to Ukraine, its people, or their language.
n.
2. a native or inhabitant of Ukraine.
3. a Slavic language spoken in Ukraine, closely related to Russian.
[1810-20; UKRAINE + -IAN]

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