the major branch of the Uralic family of languages, subdivided into Finnic, which includes Finnish and Estonian, and Ugric, which includes Hungarian.
of or relating to these languages.
Origin of Finno-Ugric
First recorded in 1875–80
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
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a family of languages spoken in Scandinavia, Hungary, and NE Europe, including Finnish, Estonian, Hungarian, Ostyak, and Vogul: generally regarded as a subfamily of UralicSee also Ural-Altaic
of, relating to, speaking, or belonging to this family of languages
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