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Chechen

[chuh-chen]
noun, plural Che·chens, (especially collectively) Che·chen for 1.
  1. a member of a Sunni Muslim people living in the Chechen-Ingush Autonomous Republic and adjacent areas, closely related to the Ingush.
  2. the Caucasian language spoken by the Chechen.
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Chechen

noun plural -chens or -chen
  1. a member of a people of Russia, speaking a Circassian language and chiefly inhabiting the Chechen Republic
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