Magyar

[mag-yahr, mahg-; Hungarian mo-dyor]
adjective
  1. of or relating to the Magyars or their language; Hungarian.
Related formsnon-Mag·yar, noun, adjective
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Magyar

noun
  1. plural -yars a member of the predominant ethnic group of Hungary, also found in NW Siberia
  2. the Hungarian language
adjective
  1. of or relating to the Magyars or their language
  2. sewing of or relating to a style of sleeve cut in one piece with the bodice
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Word Origin and History for magyar

Magyar

"a Hungarian," 1797, the people's native name. As an adjective by 1828.

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