Byelorussian

or Be·lo·rus·sian

[ byel-oh-ruhsh-uh n, bel-oh- ]
/ ˌbyɛl oʊˈrʌʃ ən, ˌbɛl oʊ- /
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adjective

of or relating to Byelorussia, its people, or their language.

noun

a native or inhabitant of Byelorussia.
an East Slavic language, spoken by the inhabitants of Byelorussia and written in the Cyrillic alphabet.Compare Slavic(def 1).

Origin of Byelorussian

Definition for belorussian (2 of 2)

Belorussia

[ byel-uh-ruhsh-uh, bel-uh- ]
/ ˌbyɛl əˈrʌʃ ə, ˌbɛl ə- /

noun


Related forms

Be·lo·rus·sian, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for belorussian (1 of 3)

Belorussian

noun, adjective

a variant spelling of Belarussian

British Dictionary definitions for belorussian (2 of 3)

Belorussia

/ (ˌbjɛləʊˈrʌʃə, ˌbɛl-) /

noun

a variant spelling of Belarus

British Dictionary definitions for belorussian (3 of 3)

Byelorussian

adjective, noun

a variant spelling of Belarussian

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