Ryukyuan

[ ree-oo-kyoo-uhn, ryoo- ]
/ riˈu kyu ən, ˈryu- /

noun

a native or inhabitant of Ryukyu.
the group of dialects spoken in the Ryukyu Islands, related to Japanese.

adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of Ryukyu.

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