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Finno-Ugric (ˈfɪnəʊˈuːɡrɪk Pronunciation for Finno-Ugric ; -ˈjuː-)  or Finno-Ugrian



  1. a family of languages spoken in Scandinavia, Hungary, and NE Europe, including Finnish, Estonian, Hungarian, Ostyak, and Vogul: generally regarded as a subfamily of Uralic See also Ural-Altaic


  1. of, relating to, speaking, or belonging to this family of languages

Example Sentences Including 'Finno-Ugric'

The concept of a World Tree, similar to the Norse-German Yggdrasil, is also found in Finno-Ugric religion.
Crowley, Vivianne Phoenix From the Flame


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