Yurak

[ yuh-rak ]
/ yəˈræk /

noun

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Origin of Yurak

1880–85; <Russian yurák; yur-, akin to Komi jaran Samoyed (compare Mansi jorin,Khanty jarən, jaran, jarγan), with suffix as in Russian permyákKomi, votyákUdmurt (see Votyak)
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Example sentences from the Web for Yurak

  • Our hosts assured us that this must be the place, since no one hereabouts had ever heard of any other Yurak Rumi.

    Inca Land|Hiram Bingham
  • On our return to Huadquiña, we learned that the trail to Yurak Rumi would be ready “in a day or two.”

    Inca Land|Hiram Bingham