Adygei


Adygei
/ah"deuh gay', ah'deuh gay"/; Russ. /u di gyay"/, n.
1. Official name, Adygei Autonomous Region. an autonomous region in the Russian Federation, part of the Krasnodar territory, in the NW Caucasus Mountains. 410,000; 1505 sq. mi. (3903 sq. km). Cap.: Maikop.
2. a Circassian language spoken in the Adygei Autonomous Region.
Also, Adighe, Adyghe.

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