[ byel-oh-ruhsh-uhn, bel-oh- ]
/ ˌbyɛl oʊˈrʌʃ ən, ˌbɛl oʊ- /
of or relating to Byelorussia, its people, or their language.
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).
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British Dictionary definitions for Byelorussian
a variant spelling of Belarussian
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