[ yuh-koot ]
/ yəˈkut /

noun, plural Ya·kuts, (especially collectively) Ya·kut for 1.

a member of a Turkic-speaking people of the Lena River valley and adjacent areas of eastern Siberia.
the Turkic language of the Yakut.
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/ (jæˈkʊt) /


plural -kuts or -kut a native or inhabitant of the Sakha Republic, in Russia
the language of this people, belonging to the Turkic branch of the Altaic family
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