- a member of a Siberian people living mainly in the Yakut Autonomous Republic, Khabarovsk territory, and Evenki National District in the Russian Federation.
- the Tungusic language spoken by the Evenki.
Origin of Evenki
< Russian ėvénki < Evenki əwənkī self-designation used by various local groups of Evenki
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- plural Evenki a Tungus people of E Siberia
- the language of this people