[ ih-weng-kee, ih-veng- ]
/ ɪˈwɛŋ ki, ɪˈvɛŋ- /
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noun, plural E·ven·kis, (especially collectively) E·ven·ki for 1.
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.
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Origin of Evenki
<Russian ėvénki<Evenki əwənkī self-designation used by various local groups of Evenki
Words nearby Evenki
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British Dictionary definitions for Evenki
/ (əˈvɛŋkɪ) /
plural Evenki a Tungus people of E Siberia
the language of this people
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