[ koh-mee ]
/ ˈkoʊ mi /
noun, plural Ko·mis, (especially collectively) Ko·mi for 1.
a member of a Uralic people of northeastern European Russia.
the Permic language of the Komi.
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Also Zyryan, Zyryenian.
Origin of Komi
< Russian kómi (not declined) < Komi
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British Dictionary definitions for komi
/ (ˈkəʊmɪ) /
plural Komi or Komis a member of a Finno-Ugric people living chiefly in the Komi Republic, in the NW Urals
the Finno-Ugric language of this people; Zyrian
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