[oo-gree-uh n, yoo-]
- denoting or pertaining to an ethnological group including the Magyars and related peoples of western Siberia.
- a member of any of the Ugrian peoples.
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Examples from the Web for ugrian
We know why the Majiars stand separate from the other Ugrian nations.Man and His Migrations
R. G. (Robert Gordon) Latham
The term Finn is known to no Ugrian, but to their Gothic neighbours only.
Hence, the Ugrian has been displaced, or encroached upon by others.
But as these belong to Asia, it is sufficient to say that they are Ugrian.
The name Rhox-olani, occurring in Strabo, has long been considered Ugrian.
- of or relating to a light-haired subdivision of the Turanian people, who include the Samoyeds, Voguls, Ostyaks, and Magyars
- a member of this group of peoples
- another word for Ugric
C19: from Old Russian Ugre Hungarians
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