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


Belorussia

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

noun

Related formsBe·lo·rus·sian, adjective, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for belorussian

Belorussian

noun, adjective

a variant spelling of Belarussian

Belorussia

/ (ˌbjɛləʊˈrʌʃə, ˌbɛl-) /

noun

a variant spelling of Belarus

Byelorussian

adjective, noun

a variant spelling of Belarussian
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