Udmurt

[ ood-moort; Russian ood-moort ]
/ ʊdˈmʊərt; Russian udˈmurt /

noun, plural Ud·murts, (especially collectively) Ud·murt for 1.

a member of a Uralic people living in the Udmurt Autonomous Republic and adjacent areas of the Kama River basin.
the Permic language of the Udmurt.

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Also called Votyak.

Origin of Udmurt

<Russian udmúrt<Udmurt: a self-designation (ud- (cf. Votyak) + murt man, human being)
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