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Yurak

[yuh-rak]
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  1. Nenets.
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Origin of Yurak

1880–85; < Russian yurák; yur-, akin to Komi jaran Samoyed (compare Mansi jorin, Khanty jarən, jaran, jarγan), with suffix as in Russian permyák Komi, votyák Udmurt (see Votyak)
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Historical Examples

  • Our hosts assured us that this must be the place, since no one hereabouts had ever heard of any other Yurak Rumi.

    Inca Land

    Hiram Bingham

  • On our return to Huadquiña, we learned that the trail to Yurak Rumi would be ready “in a day or two.”

    Inca Land

    Hiram Bingham